TABLE 3

Analysis of the types and distribution of allelic variation observed for multiple meningococcal isolates and multiple time points during persistent carriage

TABLE 3
  • a Sporadic, occurring in only 1 tested isolate of 6 or more; transient, occurring at an intermediate time point or only in a subset of isolates; putative fixation, occurring in all isolates of the final time point; potential fixation, occurring in the majority of isolates of the final two time points.