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Table 3 Variability of biofim and motility phenotypes among a set of 96 clinical Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates.

From: Pseudomonas aeruginosa Cystic Fibrosis isolates of similar RAPD genotype exhibit diversity in biofilm forming ability in vitro

Genotypic profile$ Number of isolates in the given profile biofilm Motility
   weak moderate strong twitch swim swarm
1 7 (1)* 4 3   1   
2 1 (1)    1   1  
3 15 (4) 1 2 12    
4 5 (2) 1   4 5 5 5
5 1    1 1 1 1
6 2 (1)   2     
7 11 (3) 2 1 8 1 1 1
8 5 (2)   3 2    
9 4 (1) 1 1 3 4 3  
10 4 (1)    4 3 4 4
11 4 (1) 4     4 2
12 1 1     1  
13 1 1     1 1
14 2 (1) 1   1   1  
15 5 (1)    5 5 5 5
16 1 1      
17 11 (1)   1 10 5 9 5
18 2 (1) 1 1     
19 1 1      
20 2 (2) 1 1   1 1  
21 1    1    
22 10(1) 10    1 10  
  1. * Number in brackets is number of patients from whom the strain derived.
  2. $ RAPD genotyping based upon primer 10514 and employing a cut off of 85% similarity.