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Table 2 Pneumococcal isolates discussed in the text

From: The multidrug-resistant PMEN1 pneumococcus is a paradigm for genetic success

Isolatea Other name(s) Year Serotype Sequence type Clonal complex Penicillin susceptibilityb
PMEN1 ATCC 700669 1984 23F 81 81 I
CGSP14   2004-2005 14 15 15 R
14/5   1967 14 15 15 S
PMEN9 ATCC 700676 1993 14 9 15 S
ICE13   1998 14 9 15 S
ICE570   2002 14 9 15 S
PMEN3 ATCC 700671; SP195 1993 9V 156 156/162 I
9A/1   1962 9A 312 156/162 S
9V/5   1991 9V 162 156/162 S
9V/6   1994 9V 162 156/162 S
PMEN2 ATCC 700670 1988 6B 90 90 I
23F/4   1967 23F 7184 Singleton7184 I
PMEN18 ATCC BAA-340 1997 14 67 66 R
CDC3059-06   2005 19A 199 199 I
CDC0288-04   Unknown 12F 220 218 S
USA18   1999 12F 218 218 S
TIGR4   1991 4 205 205 Unk
  1. aPMEN refers to Pneumococcal Molecular Epidemiology Network reference strains. bS = MIC ≤ 0.06 μg/ml; I = MIC 0.12 to 1 μg/ml; R = MIC ≥ 2.0 μg/ml; Unk = unknown.