TABLE 2

B. anthracis strains used in this studya

StrainAlternative IDClade/MLVA-8
genotype
Plasmid
content
OriginSourceNCBI
accession no.
Reference
Sterne*34F2A/—pX01+, pX02South AfricaAnimalCP009541.151
UT308*NAA/—pX01+, pX02Derived from strain 32HumanQPKP000000004
2007740878*Ba0878, BA0018A/7pX01+, pX02+CanadaUnknownNA52
2000031656Ba1656, AmesA/62pX01+, pX02+USA (Texas)AnimalNC_007530.253
2000031103Ba1103, ASC 32, strain 32A/53pX01+, pX02+EnglandHumanQPKO0000000012
2007740863Ba0863, SK57A/48pX01+, pX02+EnglandUnknownQPKQ0000000014
2002734065Ba4065, SK57AA/—pX01, pX02EnglandUnknownSRR5811123This study
2002734039Ba4039, SK57CA/116pX01+, pX02+EnglandUnknownSRR234030425
2002013027Ba3027, AO427A/4pX01+, pX02+UnknownUnknownSRR2339620This study
2000031038Ba1038, 300, Dole 111A/71pX01+, pX02+UnknownEnvironmentalSRR581116354
2002013017Ba3017, AO412A/4pX01+, pX02+UnknownUnknownSRR2339614This study
2000032823Ba2823, A0048dA/—pX01, pX02+UnknownUnknownSRR581107125
2002013011Ba3011, SPU A0423A/118pX01+, pX02+UnknownUnknownSRR234048425
2002013007Ba3007, AO461A/4pX01+, pX02+UnknownUnknownSRR2340462This study
2000031048Ba1048, 305, tannery 42B/107pX01+, pX02+UnknownEnvironmentalSRR581121725
2002734089Ba4089, SK83, C2291A/71pX01+, pX02+USA (New Jersey)EnvironmentalSRR2340461This study
2002013094Ba3094, 240C/133pX01+, pX02+UnknownEnvironmentalSRR594710625
2000031021Ba1021, 239, LA164BC/—pX01, pX02+USA (Louisiana)EnvironmentalSRR5947105This study
2000031052Ba1052, 278, #25600C/—pX01, pX02+USA (Wyoming)AnimalSRR5811214This study
  • a Asterisks (*) indicate reference strains not included in the sigP-bla1 screen. ID, identifier(s); NA, not available; —, MLVA-8 genotype determination not performed due to lack of a plasmid.