TABLEĀ 3

S. pneumoniae strains used in this study

StrainDescriptionSourceReference
4559Serotype 14 ST15Blood7
947Serotype 14 ST15Ear7
4534Serotype 14 ST15Blood7
51742Serotype 14 ST15Ear7
4559947rafR4559 expressing 947 rafR geneThis study
9474559rafR947 expressing 4559 rafR geneThis study
180/15Serotype 3 ST180Blood6
180/2Serotype 3 ST180Ear6
5076Serotype 23F ST81BloodThis study
9725241Serotype 23F ST81EarThis study