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Genealogical typing of Neisseria meningitidis.

Abstract:

Despite the increasing popularity of multilocus sequence typing (MLST), the most appropriate method for characterizing bacterial variation and facilitating epidemiological investigations remains a matter of debate. Here, we propose that different typing schemes should be compared on the basis of their power to infer clonal relationships and investigate the utility of sequence data for genealogical reconstruction by exploiting new statistical tools and data from 20 housekeeping loci for 93 iso...

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10.1099/mic.0.031534-0

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Statistics
Role:
Author
Journal:
Microbiology (Reading, England)
Volume:
155
Issue:
Pt 10
Pages:
3176-3186
Publication date:
2009-10-01
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EISSN:
1465-2080
ISSN:
1350-0872
Source identifiers:
97734
Language:
English
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pubs:97734
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uuid:6279158f-6770-4a0c-9744-b233e4ff824a
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pubs:97734
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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