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Table 1 Distribution of lineages among MDR and non-MDR MTB isolates (n = 29)

From: Genetic diversity of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates from Khuzestan province, Iran

Lineages Sub-lineages No. (%) of MDR isolates (n = 10) No. (%) of non-MDR isolates (n = 19) p-value
East-African-Indian (EAI) Delhi/Central Asian (Delhi/CAS) 4 (40.0%) 6 (31.6%) 0.650198
Euro-American (EA) NEW-1
Latin American-Mediterranian (LAM)
H37Rv-like
1 (10.0%)
1 (10.0%)
0 (0.0%)
6 (31.6%)
0 (0%)
1 (5.3%)
0.544809
0.557072
0.317311
Indo-Oceanic (IO) East-African-Indian (EAI) 1 (10.0%) 1 (5.3%) 0.317311
Unknown   3 (30.0%) 5 (26.2%) 0.317311
Total   10 (100.0%) 19 (100%)