Genomic Analysis of emm59 Group A Streptococcus Invasive Strains, United States

@inproceedings{Fittipaldi2012GenomicAO,
  title={Genomic Analysis of emm59 Group A Streptococcus Invasive Strains, United States},
  author={Nahuel Fittipaldi and Randall Olsen and Stephen B Beres and Chris A. Van Beneden and James M. Musser},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
  year={2012}
}
Genomic analysis of type emm59 group A Streptococcus invasive strains isolated in the United States discovered higher than anticipated genetic heterogeneity among strains and identified a heretofore unrecognized monoclonal cluster of invasive infections in the San Francisco Bay area. Heightened monitoring for a potential shift in the epidemic behavior of… CONTINUE READING