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Table 4 Leptospira strains used for vaccine / challenge

From: A novel octavalent combined Erysipelas, Parvo and Leptospira vaccine provides (cross) protection against infection following challenge of pigs with 9 different Leptospira interrogans serovars

Species Serogroup Serovar Strain Originally isolated from
Leptospira interrogans Canicola Portland-verea Ca-12-000 human blood, 1964, Jamaica
Leptospira interrogans   Canicolab Moulton pig urine, 2004, Netherlands
Leptospira interrogans Icterohaemorrhagiae Copenhagenia Ic-02-001 rat kidney, 1978, USA
Leptospira interrogans   Copenhagenib CF1 dog, 1969, Puerto Rico
Leptospira interrogans   Icterohaemorrhagiaeb Verdun human, 1917, France
Leptospira kirschneri Grippotyphosa Dadasa Gr-01-005 kidney aborted piglet, 1983, USA
Leptospira kirschneri   Bananal/Lianguangb 11808 shrew, 1972, USA
Leptospira kirschneri   Grippotyphosab 142 horse eye, 1997 Germany
Leptospira interrogans Australis Bratislavaa As-05-073 pig placenta, 1989, USA
Leptospira interrogans   Bratislavab X35IM-001 pig, 1990, USA
Leptospira interrogans Pomona Pomonaa Po-01-000 human blood, 1937, Australia
Leptospira interrogans   Pomonab 02-0162 not known
Leptospira santarosai Tarassovi Gatunia X345 human blood, 1938, Russia
Leptospira weilii   Vughiab L100 pig kidney, 2001, China
Leptospira borgpetersenii   Tarassovib Perepelitsin human blood, 1941, Russia
  1. avaccine strain
  2. bchallenge strain