Table 2

Regional adherence of bacterial strains. Number of samples showing attaching/effacing lesions out of the samples tested

Region of intestine tested
Strain usedDuodenumTerminal ileumPeyer's patchColon
Age in months, when more than four samples were tested the age is shown as median (range).
ND, not done.
85/1700/30/43/30/4
    Age 85/17043, 164, 21224, 29, 127, 14842, 46, 9638, 82, 149, 198
ICC170NDND0/3ND
    Age ICC17082, 82, 170
ICC170 (pICC55)0/4ND2/3ND
    Age ICC170 (pICC55)61, 68, 113, 14980, 133, 149
ICC170 (pCVD438)9/9 (4 adhesion only)4/4 (2 adhesion only)3/30/3
    Age ICC170 (pCVD438)68 (34–175)24, 29, 38, 13146, 46, 7182, 116, 170
CVD206 (pCVD438)9/9 (3 adhesion only)NDNDND
    Age CVD206 (pCVD438)68 (34–175)
85/170 (pCVD438–01)0/4ND0/3ND
    Age 85/170 (pCVD438–01)66, 106, 131, 17565, 142, 170