Plasmid profile analysis of a salmonellosis outbreak and identification of a restriction and modification system.

@article{Whiley1988PlasmidPA,
  title={Plasmid profile analysis of a salmonellosis outbreak and identification of a restriction and modification system.},
  author={S J Whiley and J. A. Lanser and Paul A. Manning and C. J. Murray and Tyler Steele},
  journal={Applied and environmental microbiology},
  year={1988},
  volume={54 6},
  pages={1591-4}
}
After an outbreak of salmonellosis in humans caused by Salmonella typhimurium bacteriophage type 135, 62 isolates from human, animal, and water sources were retained for further analysis. Most of the isolates (92%) could be placed in one of five plasmid pattern groups, with a majority containing a common 60-kilobase plasmid and a smaller 3.8-kilobase-pair… CONTINUE READING