MOST: a modified MLST typing tool based on short read sequencing

@inproceedings{Tewolde2016MOSTAM,
  title={MOST: a modified MLST typing tool based on short read sequencing},
  author={Rediat Tewolde and Timothy Dallman and Ulf Schaefer and Carmen L Sheppard and Philip M Ashton and Bruno Pichon and Matthew J. Ellington and Craig Swift and Jonathan Green and Anthony Underwood},
  booktitle={PeerJ},
  year={2016}
}
Multilocus sequence typing (MLST) is an effective method to describe bacterial populations. Conventionally, MLST involves Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) amplification of housekeeping genes followed by Sanger DNA sequencing. Public Health England (PHE) is in the process of replacing the conventional MLST methodology with a method based on short read… CONTINUE READING