TABLE 1

Strains used in this study and their sources

Species and strainBCCM/LMG collection designationDescriptionReference(s)
B. multivorans
    LMG13010TLMG13010TCF patient, Belgium62
    C1962LMG16665Abscess, UK62
B. cenocepacia21, 62
    BC7LMG18826CF, recA IIIA, piliated, Canada21, 62
    C1394LMG16659CF, recA IIIB, nonpiliated, UK21, 62