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Table 2 Proportion of S. anginosus and S. constellatus biotypes in cytokine response groups

From: Host cytokine responses distinguish invasive from airway isolates of the Streptococcusmilleri/anginosis group

Biotype Total no. of isolates Cytokine response group
   Low Intermediate High
S. anginosus     
  Active 3 0 3 0
  Non-Active 6 3 0 3
  HA Positive 3 2 0 1
S. constellatus     
  Lancefield Group C, β-hemolytic 3 2 1 0
  Lancefield Group F Active 2 0 2 0
  NG/Lancefield group F non-active 6 1 4 1
  1. HA hyaluronidase, NG non-groupable.