TABLE 2.

S. flexneri 2457T IS elements

IS familyaIS name (isotype)IS size (nt)No. of IS
IntactBrokenIncompleteTotal
IS1IS1X17661053108
IS1IS1N76811
IS2IS21,33129433
IS3IS31,258516
IS3IS1031,443213
IS3IS6001,264354847
IS3IS6291,31012214
IS3IS9111,250162220
IS3ISEhe31,2453216
IS4IS41,42619322
IS91IS911,829516
IS91IS12941,689213
IS66ISSf132,72953210
IS110ISSf141,45155
Total2422022284
  • a IS families and isotypes were identified in the IS database (43).