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Table 2 The occurrence ratio of the isolates carrying the tested genes in the two dominant ST groups

From: Application of Bacillus thuringiensis strains with conjugal and mobilizing capability drives gene transmissibility within Bacillus cereus group populations in confined habitats

Isolates cry1A cry3A ori43 ori44 ori60 orf156/157 Mobility
ST8 Control-group 5/6 0/6 0/6 5/6 6/6 0/6 0/6
HD73-group 36/48 17/48 16/48 36/48 46/48 13/48 30/40
4AA1-group 1/6 1/6 5/6 1/6 6/6 2/6 1/3
Mixed group 26/28 8/28 19/28 22/28 26/28 13/28 12/25
Total 78% 30% 46% 72% 95% 32% 62%
ST23 Control-group 11/14 0/14 14/14 3/14 14/14 13/14 13/14
HD73-group 2/7 0/7 4/7 3/7 5/7 3/7 5/7
4AA1-group 25/36 8/36 33/36 13/36 35/36 29/36 33/35
Mixed group 11/17 4/17 14/17 9/17 16/17 15/17 16/17
Total 65% 16% 91% 37% 96% 81% 93%