Genome sequence of Acinetobacter baumannii strain A1, an early example of antibioticresistant global clone 1

Kathryn E. Holt, Mohammad Hamidian, Johanna J. Kenyon, Matthew T. Wynn, Jane Hawkey, Derek Pickard, Ruth M. Hall

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Acinetobacter baumannii isolate A1 was recovered in the United Kingdom in 1982 and belongs to global clone 1 (GC1). Here, we present its complete 3.91-Mbp genome sequence, generated via a combination of short-read sequencing (Illumina), long-read sequencing (PacBio), and manual finishing.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00032-15
Number of pages2
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016
Externally publishedYes

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