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Table 1 Significant virulence genes identified by whole-genome sequencing of the clinical isolate

From: Fulminant arterial vasculitis as an unusual complication of disseminated staphylococcal disease due to the emerging CC1 methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus clone: a case report

Gene name Description
Adhesion factors
cna Collagen-binding adhesin precursor
ebpS Elastin-binding protein
clfA, clfB Clumping factors
fnbA, fnbB Fibronectin-binding proteins
sasG Staphylococcus aureus surface protein G
sdrC, sdrD, sdrE Serine–aspartate repeat proteins
Biofilm-associated genes
icaADB intercellular adhesion proteins
icaR ica operon transcriptional regulator
hlgABC gamma-hemolysin
lukED leukotoxin ED
lukGH leukotoxin GH
lukSF-PV Panton-Valentine leukocidin
sea, seh enterotoxins
sek, seq enterotoxin-like proteins
Staphylococcal superantigen-like
set(s) superantigen-like proteins
splABCDEF serine-like proteases
sspA Serine V8 protease
sspB Staphopain B cysteine protease
Immune response evasion
efb/fib extracellular fibrinogen binding protein precursor
scn staphylococcal complement inhibitor (SCIN)
sak staphylokinase precursor