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Genomic analysis and comparison of two gonorrhea outbreaks

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Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease causing growing concern, with a substantial increase in reported incidence over the past few years in the United Kingdom and rising levels of resistance to a wide range of antibiotics. Understanding its epidemiology is therefore of major biomedical importance, not only on a population scale but also at the level of direct transmission. However, the molecular typing techniques traditionally used for gonorrhea infections do not provide sufficient reso...

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10.1128/mBio.00525-16

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0000-0003-1885-500X
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0000-0002-0839-2235
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0000-0002-8913-0391
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Wellcome Trust
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089472
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National Institute for Health Research
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HPRU-2012-10080
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Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
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BB/L023458/1
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Medical Research Council
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MR/K010174/1
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American Society for Microbiology
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Volume:
7
Issue:
3
Pages:
e00525-16
Publication date:
2016-06-28
Acceptance date:
2016-05-17
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2150-7511
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2150-7511
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27353752
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English
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2018-12-06

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