TABLE 1 

Genomic context and transposon or plasmid identities in carbapenemase gene-carrying isolates

StrainSpeciesaBLA(s)bTransposon(s)Plasmid Inc group(s) or genomic locationPlasmid or MEcClosest reference plasmid% identity
BWH-C1KPKPC-2Tn4401aIncRpKPC-484pKPC-484>99
BWH-C2KPKPC-2Tn4401aIncRpKPC-484pKPC-484>99
BWH-C3KPKPC-4Tn4401b (interrupted by IS110)IncNpBWH-C3-KPCpBK3155175
BWH-C4KPOXA-48Tn1999IncL/ME71TE71T>99
BWH-C5KPKPC-3Tn4401bChromosomal
BWH-C6KPKPC-3Tn4401bChromosomal
KPKPC-3Tn4401bIncI2pBK15692pBK1569298
BWH-C7KPKPC-2Tn4401eIncA/C2pBWH-C7-KPCPR5597
BWH-C8KPKPC-3Tn4401bUntypeablep34399-43.500kbp34399-43.500kb98
BWH-C9KPKPC-3Tn4401bIncX3pBWH-C9-KPCp34618-43.380kb>99
BWH-C10KPKPC-3Tn4401bUntypeablep34399-43.500kbp34399-43.500kb98
BWH-C11ECTEM-1, OXA-1, KPC-4Tn4401b (interrupted by Tn6901)Unresolvable plasmidME-BWH-C11-KPCpBK3155190
BWH-C12ECTEM-1, OXA-1, KPC-4Tn4401b (interrupted by Tn6901)Unresolvable plasmidME-BWH-C11-KPCpBK3155190
BWH-C13ECKPC-4Tn4401bIncH12A/IncH12pBWH-C13-KPCpK2991
BWH-C14ECKPC-4Tn4401bIncH12A/IncH12pBWH-C13-KPCpK2991
BWH-C15ECKPC-4Tn4401bIncH12A/IncH12pBWH-C13-KPCpK2991
BWH-C16ECKPC-4Tn4401bIncNpBWH-C16-KPCpBK3155185
BWH-C17ECKPC-4Tn4401bIncNpBWH-C16-KPCpBK3155185
  • a KP, Klebsiella pneumoniae; EC, Enterobacter cloacae.

  • b BLA, beta-lactamase; KPC, Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase.

  • c ME, mobile element.