Volume 25, Number 3—March 2019
Use of Genomics to Investigate Historical Importation of Shiga Toxin–Producing Escherichia coli Serogroup O26 and Nontoxigenic Variants into New Zealand
||stx1 and stx2
|Australia, n = 1||1||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||0||0||0|
|Belgium, n = 24||20||1||2||1||20||1||3||16||8||0||0|
|Continental Europe,* n = 21||3||13||2||3||6||13||2||19||2||0||0|
|Japan, n = 94||70||8||11||5||88||5||1||77||16||0||1|
|New Zealand, n = 152||104||0||0||48||136||16||0||32||120||0||0|
|Other North America,† n = 4||3||0||0||1||3||0||1||2||1||1||0|
|United Kingdom, n = 29||10||7||8||4||25||3||1||28||1||0||0|
|United States, n = 79||60||9||5||5||66||10||3||45||27||4||3|
|Total, n = 404||271||38||28||67||345||48||11||220||174||5||5|
*Denmark, n = 1; France, n = 9; Germany, n = 6; Italy, n = 1; Norway, n = 2; Poland, n = 1; Switzerland, n = 1.
†Canada, n = 3; Mexico, n = 1.
1Current affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Christiansted, Virgin Islands, USA.
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