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Table 2 Distribution by lineage and geographic source of patients of the two sets of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates under study

From: Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Sicily, Italy: what has changed after a decade?

  Years 1994 - 2000 Years 2004-2012
  No. of isolates   No. of isolates
Lineage Total No. of isolates (%) Italian-born Foreign-born Total No. of isolates (%) Italian-born Foreign-born
T 32 (30.8) 30 2 34 (19.2) 24 10
LAM 31 (29.8) 30 1 24 (13.6) 17 7
Haarlem 17 (16.3) 16 1 47 (26.5) 21 26
S 14 (13.5) 14 - 15 (8.5) 15 -
T4 1 (0.9) - - - - -
EAI 3 (2.9) 1 2 10 (5.6) 4 6
X 1 (0.9) 1 - 4 (2.3) 3 1
CAM - - - 14 (7.9) 8 6
U - - - 13 (7.3) 10 3
CAS - - - 6 (3.4) 1 5
Turkish - - - 5 (2.8) - 5
Bovis - - - 4 (2.3) 4 -
Ural - - - 1 (0.6) 1 -
Undefined 5 5 - - - -