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Complete genome sequence of a multidrug-resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium var. 5- strain isolated from chicken breast.

Authors: Hoffmann, Maria and Muruvanda, Tim and Allard, Marc W and Korlach, Jonas and Roberts, Richard J and Timme, Ruth and Payne, Justin and McDermott, Patrick F and Evans, Peter and Meng, Jianghong and Brown, Eric W and Zhao, Shaohua

Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium is a leading cause of salmonellosis. Here, we report a closed genome sequence, including sequences of 3 plasmids, of Salmonella serovar Typhimurium var. 5- CFSAN001921 (National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System [NARMS] strain ID N30688), which was isolated from chicken breast meat and shows resistance to 10 different antimicrobials. Whole-genome and plasmid sequence analyses of this isolate will help enhance our understanding of this pathogenic multidrug-resistant serovar.

Journal: Genome announcements
DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.01068-13
Year: 2013

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