TABLE 2

Characteristics of rearrangement boundaries

CharacteristicValue for strain type:
EpidemicEpidemic and vaccine
No. of genomes31a33a
No. of rearrangement boundaries2544
No. of copies/genome
    IS481 (≥231)2039
    rRNA (3)33
    IS1002 (4)11
IS1002/IS48111
  • a I488 and I517 excluded from analysis.