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Table 1 Distribution of LOS locus classes among the human and chicken C. jejuni isolates

From: Lipooligosaccharide locus classes and putative virulence genes among chicken and human Campylobacter jejuni isolates

LOS locus class Human isolates Chicken isolates
Aa 2 (3 %) 1 (1 %)
Ba 7 (12 %) 9 (9 %)
ABa 0 2 (2 %)
Ca 25 (42 %) 40 (38 %)
E 5 (8 %) 11 (11 %)
H 12 (20 %) 17 (16 %)
18dfb 6 (10 %) 17 (16 %)
Untypeable 2 (3 %) 13 (13 %)
Total 59 104
  1. aLOS locus classes enabling sialylation of LOS
  2. bOrf18df indicates isolates of the nonsialylated classes D, F, I, J, K, N, S, or Q