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A genomic snapshot of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi in Colombia

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Little is known about the genetic diversity of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi (S. Typhi) circulating in Latin America. It has been observed that typhoid fever is still endemic in this part of the world; however, a lack of standardized blood culture surveillance across Latin American makes estimating the true disease burden problematic. The Colombian National Health Service established a surveillance system for tracking bacterial pathogens, including S. Typhi, in 2006. Here, we characterize...

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10.1371/journal.pntd.0009755

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0000-0002-0266-6557
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Public Library of Science
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15
Issue:
9
Article number:
e0009755
Publication date:
2021-09-16
Acceptance date:
2021-08-24
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1935-2735
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1935-2727
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34529660
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1195353
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pubs:1195353
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2021-12-21

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