Overlap between B. cereus group MLST schemes

Below is a schematic overview (using Venn diagrams) of the strain overlap between the 5 published MLST schemes for the B. cereus group. As of August 1, 2015, the total number of isolates that have been typed by any one scheme is 2387. The number of strains shared for selected combinations of schemes is given in the yellow boxes.
MLST schemes are abbreviated as follows: TH, Tourasse−Helgason; H, Helgason; K, Ko; P, Priest; CS, Candelon−Sorokin.

MLST Venn diagram

After removal of the 45 isolates that exhibit conflicting data, the detailed breakdown of strain overlap for the remaining 2342 isolates and for all combinations of schemes is given in the table below. Click on the number of isolates to get the list and information about the isolates shared by a given scheme combination. Schemes are given in alphabetical order.

Scheme combinationNo. of shared isolates
candelon-sorokin442
candelon-sorokin AND helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND helgason AND ko318
candelon-sorokin AND helgason AND ko AND priest318
candelon-sorokin AND helgason AND ko AND priest AND tourasse-helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND helgason AND ko AND tourasse-helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND helgason AND priest318
candelon-sorokin AND helgason AND priest AND tourasse-helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND helgason AND tourasse-helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND ko318
candelon-sorokin AND ko AND priest318
candelon-sorokin AND ko AND priest AND tourasse-helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND ko AND tourasse-helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND priest320
candelon-sorokin AND priest AND tourasse-helgason318
candelon-sorokin AND tourasse-helgason318
helgason424
helgason AND ko318
helgason AND ko AND priest318
helgason AND ko AND priest AND tourasse-helgason318
helgason AND ko AND tourasse-helgason318
helgason AND priest340
helgason AND priest AND tourasse-helgason319
helgason AND tourasse-helgason382
ko352
ko AND priest326
ko AND priest AND tourasse-helgason318
ko AND tourasse-helgason318
priest2015
priest AND tourasse-helgason320
tourasse-helgason478

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