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Table 8 Bacterial strains tested in PCR

From: Universal and specific quantitative detection of botulinum neurotoxin genes

  serotype toxin type produced strain
C. botulinum A A1 Hall
C. botulinum A A1 CDC 1757 (infant)
C. botulinum A A1 CDC 1744 (infant)
C. botulinum A A2 Kyoto-F (infant)
C. botulinum Ab A2b CDC 1436 (infant)
C. botulinum A A3 Loch Maree
C. botulinum B B1 Okra
C. botulinum B B1 CDC 1656 (infant)
C. botulinum B B1 CDC 1758 (infant)
C. botulinum B B2 213B
C. botulinum B B2 CDC 1828 (infant)
C. botulinum B B3 CDC 795
C. botulinum B B4 (npB) Eklund 17B
C. botulinum Ba Ba4 CDC 657 (infant)
C. botulinum Bf Bf An436 (infant)
C. botulinum C C Stockholm
C. botulinum C C/D 6813
C. botulinum D D ATCC 11873
C. botulinum D D 1873
C. botulinum D D/C VPI 5995
C. botulinum E E1 Beluga
C. botulinum E E2 CDC 5247
C. botulinum E E2 CDC 5906
C. botulinum E E3 Alaska E43
C. butyricum E E4 BL5262 (infant)
C. botulinum F F1 (prot) Langeland
C. botulinum F F2 (np) Eklund 202F
C. baratii F F3 Orange
C. botulinum G G 1354
C. absonum    ATCC 27555
C. baratii    ATCC 27638
C. bifermentans    ATCC 638
C. haemolyticum    ATCC 9650
C. hastiforme    ATCC 25772
C. histolyticum   histolyticum α, β ATCC 19401
C. novyi    ATCC 17861
C. novyi    ATCC 19402
C. novyi A novyi α, γ, ε ATCC 19402
C. novyi B novyi α, β ATCC 2706
C. perfringens A perfringens α ATCC 3624
C. perfringens A perfringens α ATCC 12915
C. perfringens A perfringens α ATCC 12917
C. perfringens A perfringens α ATCC 12918
C. perfringens A perfringens α ATCC 12919
C. perfringens A perfringens α ATCC 13124
C. perfringens B perfringens α, β, ε ATCC 3626
C. perfringens D perfringens α, ε ATCC 3629
C. perfringens D perfringens α, ε ATCC 3630
C. perfringens D perfringens α, ε ATCC 3631
C. perfringens D perfringens α, ε ATCC 12920
C. perfringens E perfringens α, τ ATCC 27324
C. ramosum    ATCC 25582
C. septicum   septicum α ATCC 12464
C. sordelli    ATCC 9714
C. sporogenes    ATCC 19404
C. sporogenes    ATCC3854
C. subterminale    ATCC 25774
C. tertium    ATCC 14573
C. tetani   tetanus ATCC 10799
C. tetani   tetanus ATCC19406
  1. The C. botulinum and BoNT E-producing C. butyricum strains are from the USAMRIID
  2. C. botulinum culture collection, which forms part of the Unified Culture Collection.
  3. The other Clostridium species were obtained from ATCC.
  4. All clostridial species tested in these studies are listed with strain identifications. Where applicable toxin serotype and/or toxin types are shown.