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Genotyping of enterococcus faecalis and enterococcus faecium isolates using a set of eight single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs)

Rathnayake, Irani, Hargreaves, Megan, & Huygens, Flavia (2010) Genotyping of enterococcus faecalis and enterococcus faecium isolates using a set of eight single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs). Journal of Clinical Microbiology.

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Abstract

A SNP genotyping method was developed for E. faecalis and E. faecium using the 'Minimum SNPs' program. SNP sets were interrogated using allele-specific real-time PCR. SNP-typing sub-divided clonal complexes 2 and 9 of E. faecalis and 17 of E. faecium, members of which cause the majority of nosocomial infections globally.

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ID Code: 39076
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: published online ahead of print on 27 October 2010
Keywords: Enterococcus faecalis, Enterococcus faecium, genotyping, SNPs
DOI: 10.1128/JCM.01120-10
ISSN: 0095-1137
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES (060000) > MICROBIOLOGY (060500) > Infectious Agents (060502)
Divisions: Past > Schools > Cell & Molecular Biosciences
Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Past > Institutes > Institute for Sustainable Resources
Copyright Owner: Copyright (c) 2010, American Society for Microbiology and/or the Listed Authors/Institutions. All Rights Reserved.
Deposited On: 09 Dec 2010 10:47
Last Modified: 02 Jun 2011 00:59

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