New flagellin gene for Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi from the East Indonesian archipelago.


Phase variation is a property unique of some Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi strains from Indonesia. Salmonella Typhi isolates from Indonesia have been described that in addition to the phase 1 Hd flagellin gene contain a second flagellin gene named z66. S. Typhi isolates from Indonesia with a mutant Hd gene named Hj have also been described. Here, we… (More)
DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.2011.10-0605


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