Draft genome sequences of clinical daptomycin-nonsusceptible methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus strain APS211 and Its daptomycin-susceptible progenitor APS210

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Abstract

To assess the genetic factors contributing to daptomycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus, the draft genome of a clinically derived daptomycin-nonsusceptible isolate APS211 was generated and compared to the draft sequence of its susceptible progenitor strain APS210. Four genetic differences were identified including a previously described mutation within the mprF gene.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00568-15
Number of pages2
JournalGenomic Announcements
Volume3
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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