TABLE 1

Pneumococcal strains used in the opsonophagocytosis assay

StrainSerotypePspA cladeSourcea
A66.132UAB
ATCC 630335IAL
D3922UAB
P4019F4UFG
P10119F4UFG
P1056A1UFG
P1666A4UFG
P86523F5UFG
P107911UFG
P11486B3UFG
RM200b2BCHHMS
Tigr443UAB
06036B1BCHHMS
245/00141IAL
P1140144UFG
  • a UAB, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA; UFG, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Goiânia, Brazil; IAL, Instituto Adolpho Lutz, São Paulo, Brazil; BCHHMS, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

  • b Nonencapsulated.