Volume 12, Number 9—September 2006
Predominance of Ancestral Lineages of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in India
|PGG||TbD1||Class||Spacers in DR region
|1||+||EAI1||29–32, 34, 40||All others|
|1||+||EAI3||2–3, 29–32, 34, 37–39||All others|
|1||+||EAIx||2–3, 29–32, 34||Most others|
|1||–||CAS1||4–7, 23–34||All others|
|1||–||CAS2||4–10, 23–34||All others|
|1||–||CASx||4–7 or 4–10, 23–34||Most others|
|2–3||–||LAM, X, T||33–36||Most others|
*DR, direct repeat; PGG, principal genetic grouping; TbD1, M. tuberculosis–specific deletion region 1; EAI, East African–Indian; CAS, Central Asian; LAM, Latin American–Mediterranean.
1These authors contributed equally to this article.
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