TABLE 2.

Genetic characteristics of sequenced ETEC genomes based on BSR analysis

IsolateaNo. of genesb
Conserved genesDivergent genesUnique genesTotal genes
TW105983,1341,8632965,293
TW107223,2352,4614406,136
TW108283,0901,9942315,315
TW116813,0862,0272535,366
TW144253,1162,0582075,381
  • a For each isolate listed, the plasmid sequence is included.

  • b Conserved, blast score ratio (BSR) > 0.80; divergent, BSR between 0.4 and 0.8; unique, BSR < 0.40.