Sequencing and functional annotation of avian pathogenic Escherichia coli serogroup O78 strains reveal the evolution of E. coli lineages pathogenic for poultry via distinct mechanisms

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Dziva, Francis; Hauser, Heidi; Connor, Thomas R; van Diemen, Pauline M; Prescott, Graham; Langridge, Gemma C; Eckert, Sabine; Chaudhuri, Roy R; Ewers, Christa; Mellata, Melha; Mukhopadhyay, Suman; Curtiss, Roy; Dougan, Gordon; Wieler, Lothar H; Thomson, Nicholas R; Pickard, Derek J; Stevens, Mark P;
  • Publisher: American Society for Microbiology
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1128/IAI.00585-12, pmc: PMC3584874
  • Subject: /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2700/2725 | QH301 | Infectious Diseases | Microbiology | Immunology | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2400/2405 | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2400/2404 | Molecular Pathogenesis | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2400/2403 | Parasitology
    mesheuropmc: animal structures

Avian pathogenic Escherichia coli (APEC) causes respiratory and systemic disease in poultry. Sequencing of a multilocus sequence type 95 (ST95) serogroup O1 strain previously indicated that APEC resembles E. coli causing extraintestinal human diseases. We sequenced the ... View more