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Complete genome sequences of three Leptospira mayottensis strains from tenrecs that are endemic in the Malagasy region

Authors: Cordonin, Colette and Toty, Céline and Mavingui, Patrick and Tortosa, Pablo

Leptospirosis is a zoonosis caused by Leptospira, a diversified genus containing more than 10 pathogenic species. Tenrecs are small terrestrial mammals endemic in the Malagasy region and are known to be reservoirs of the recently de- scribed species Leptospira mayottensis. We report the complete genome sequences of three L. mayottensis strains isolated from two tenrec species.

Journal: Microbiology resource announcements
DOI: 10.1128/MRA.01188-18
Year: 2018

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