Table 5.

Presence of the HPI-associated sequences in Y. enterocolitica strains

StrainPresence of:
attLa intBirp2irp1irp4a fyuAIS1328IS1329IS1400attRa
WA-C++++++++++
WAfyuA3 +++++
WAfyuA4 ++
  • a The presence of these sequences was checked by a PCR. The presence of the other sequences was proved by Southern hybridization.