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Complete genome and plasmid sequences of Staphylococcus aureus EDCC 5055 (DSM 28763), used to study implant-associated infections.

Authors: Mannala, Gopala Krishna and Hain, Torsten and Spröer, Cathrin and Bunk, Boyke and Overmann, Jörg and Alt, Volker and Domann, Eugen

Staphylococcus aureus EDCC 5055 (DSM 28763) is a human clinical wound isolate intensively used to study implant-associated infections in rabbit and rat infection models. Here, we report its complete genome sequence (2,794,437 bp) along with that of one plasmid (27,437 bp). This strain belongs to sequence type 8 and contains a mecA gene. Copyright © 2017 Mannala et al.

Journal: Genome announcements
DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.01698-16
Year: 2017

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