TABLE 2.

Comparison of the stg fimbrial gene products of Salmonella serovar Typhi with other fimbrial systemsa

Fimbrial groupOrganismLocalization% Identity (% similarity)
StgAStgBStgCbStgD
Stg S. bongori glmS-pstS 70.7 (81.2)63.7 (73.7)82.2 (89.8)38.7 (53.6)
Avian pathogenic E. coli 078 (stg) glmS-pstS 66.5 (79.1)54.8 (69.8)67.1 (82.0)36.6 (54.1)
Enterohemorrhagic E. coli O157 (lpf2) glmS-pstS 59.4 (72.8)62.1 (76.3)b73.5 (85.6)35.4 (50.3)
Enterohemorrhagic E. coli O113 (lpfO113) glmS-pstS 66.5 (79.1)53.6 (69.4)67.1 (82.0)24.7 (37.9)
Lpf S. enterica serovar Typhimurium LT2 yhjX-yhjW 32.5 (45.7)32.1 (53.3)40.8 (59.2)27.9 (45.6)
Enterohemorrhagic E. coli O157 (lpf1) yhjX-yhjW 30.5 (44.2)33.9 (54.8)38.8 (56.6)b28.0 (44.6)
Rabbit enteropathogenic E. coli O15 yhjX-yhjW 35.2 (48.2)30.0 (52.2)41.1 (58.4)27.3 (42.2)