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Table 6 Diarrheic E. coli isolated on CHROMagar™STEC versus corresponding PCR target genes detected in the respective sample type enrichment

From: Prevalence and antibiotic susceptibility patterns of enteric bacterial pathogens in human and non-human sources in an urban informal settlement in Cape Town, South Africa

PCR targets Stool (66) Meat (85) Water (64)
Isolates Genes Isolates Genes Isolates Genes
EaggEC / aat 2 (3) 9 (14) 1 (2)
DAEC/daaC 8 (12) 23 (35) 2 (2) 6 (7) 2 (3) 24 (38)
STEC/stx1 1 (2) 4 (6)   17 (20) 1 (2) 19 (30)
STEC/stx2 2 (3) 4 (5)
EIEC/ipa 1 (2) 4 (6) 5 (8)
ETEC/LT 5 (8)   1 (1) 21 (33)
O157/rfbE 1 (2)   5 (6) 9 (14)
O111/wbdl 1 (2)   5 (8)
EPEC/eaeA 1 (1) 6 (7)