Run TB-Lineage   [Please cite]
A tool to determine the major genetic lineage of a Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolate given its spoligotypes and optionally MIRU locus 24 through various methods.

Tools:    Octal to Binary / Binary to Octal

Select Lineage Type and Model
Major Lineage by Rules:        Major Lineage by CBN:        SITVIT Clade by KBBN:

Select data format

Please enter single strain information: Spoligotype (octal or binary format) and MIRU data (optional).
Click here for information on the MIRU Loci Set.


(Optional) MIRU:

Or you can upload a file with multiple strains. Click here for input format information.


  • The TB-Insight suite provides the RULE and CBN methods to predict the folllowing major MTBC genetic lineages:
  • Major Lineage by Rules
  • Major Lineages by CBN