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Table 2 emm-cluster classification

From: Streptococcus pyogenes strains in Sao Paulo, Brazil: molecular characterization as a basis for StreptInCor coverage capacity analysis

emm type Number of samples emm cluster % emm cluster
1 50 A-C3 21
12, 193 16 A-C4 7
3 6 A-C5 3
71 1 D2 1
33, 41, 53, 64, 80, 83, 86, 101, 108, 119, 186 27 D4 12
184 1 D5 1
4, 78 7 E1 3
66, 68, 76, 90, 92 7 E2 3
44, 49, 58, 87, 183 30 E3 13
22, 73, 77, 88, 89, 102 47 E4 20
59, 63, 67, 75, 85, 94, 99, 115 17 E6 7
6, 57, 95, 122 18 single protein cluster clade Y 9
  1. The emm-types obtained fit into 12 different emm-clusters: A-C3 (21 %), E4 (20 %), E3 (13 %), D4 (12 %), single protein cluster clade Y (9 %), A-C4 and E6 (7 %), A-C5 and E1 and E2 (3 %), D2 and D5 (1 %)