Strain Characteristics Origin
C2135 N. meningitidis serogroup C BioMerieux Vaccinal Strain INCQS
B2443 N. meningitidis  serogroup B:4,7:P1-15,19 IAL
B4 N. meningitidis serogroup B4:P1-7,16 IAL
P2354 N. meningitidis serogroup B: NT:P1.7-2,3 Cluster A4 INCQS
P2498 N. meningitidis serogroup C: NT:P1.7-2,3 Cluster A4 INCQS
Y USA N. meningitidis serogroup Y strain IAL
Table 1: Bacterial Strains used in this work.