HCTB

AcronymDefinition
HCTBHere Come The Brides (TV series)
HCTBHousing and Council Tax Benefit (UK)
HCTBHotel and Catering Training Board
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Three of these 9 specimens had MLST genotypes of strains from Europe, and the other 6 had a novel 108-nt deletion in the hctB gene region.
Location years specimens hctB CT058 CT144 Europe ([dagger]) 2004-2009 49 27 13 17 Europe ([section]) 2004-2009 1 27 13 17 USA (#) 2007-2009 5 27 13 17 USA ** 1979-1985 3 27 13 17 USA ** 1979-1985 6 44 13 17 ([dagger] [dagger]) USA ** 1979-1985 7 18 13 23 USA ** 1979-1985 5 18 13 19 USA ** 1979-1985 1 18 37 19 Location CT172 pbpB ompA Europe ([dagger]) 13 29 28 ([double dagger]) Europe ([section]) 13 29 39 ([paragraph]) USA (#) 13 29 28 ([double dagger]) USA ** 13 29 28 ([double dagger]) USA ** 13 29 28 ([double dagger]) USA ** 13 29 40 ([double dagger][double dagger]) USA ** 6 28 22 ([section][section]) USA ** 6 28 22 ([section][section]) * MLST, multilocus sequence typing; hctB, histone H1/like protein; pbpB, penicillin/binding protein; ompA, outer membrane protein A.
The nvCT showed a new genetic variant in the chromosomal target region hctB compared with previous findings in wild-type strains and thus constitutes a separate clone with the designation 21 (hctB), 19 (CT058), 1 (CT144), 2 (CT172), and 1 (pbpB) in our system.