Table 1 Comparison of Typing Methods.

From: Evolutionary pathway analysis and unified classification of East Asian lineage of Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Reference Genetic marker Number of groups in this study/in reference study
Luo et al.17 SNPs 4/4
Merker et al.18 SNPs 8/8
Mestre et al.14 SNPs 11/26
Filliol et al.15 SNPs 6/11
Coll et al.16 SNPs 5/5
Tsolaki et al.10 /Gagneux et al.11 RD 5/5
Rad et al.13 SNPs 4/5
Mokrousov et al.7 Specific insertion of IS6110 in NTF region 2/2