Relevant Strains

RELEVANT STRAINS AGE OF PIGS
Fimbrial type (Capsular antigen) Known serotypes Newborn piglets

Relevant Strains
Older suckling piglets

Relevant Strains
Weaned piglets

Relevant Strains
ETEC
(enterotoxic E. coli)
F5 (K99)
F6 (P987)
F41
0141
0147
0149
0157
+++ ++ +/-
F4 (K88) + ++ +++
F18ac 0138
0139
0141
0157
+/- + +
EDEC
(Shigatoxin-E.coli)
F18ab 0138
0139
0141
+/- +/- ++
Clostridium perfringens type C (β-toxin) +++ + +/-
* adapted to 1,2,3
+/- seldom
+ < 10% of the strains
++ 10-30% of the strains
+++ >30% of the strains