Journal article

Evolutionary origins of the emergent ST796 clone of vancomycin resistant Enterococcus faecium

Andrew H Buultjens, Margaret MC Lam, Susan Ballard, Ian R Monk, Andrew A Mahony, Elizabeth A Grabsch, M Lindsay Grayson, Stanley Pang, Geoffrey W Coombs, J Owen Robinson, Torsten Seemann, Paul DR Johnson, Benjamin P Howden, Timothy P Stinear

PEERJ | PEERJ INC | Published : 2017

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Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia


Awarded by NHMRC fellowships


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia (1027874, 1084015). BPH and TPS are recipients of NHMRC fellowships (1023526 and 1008549, respectively). SG and TS was supported in part by the VLSCI Life Sciences Computation Centre, a collaboration between Melbourne, Monash and La Trobe Universities, and an initiative of the Victorian Government, Australia. AAM is a recipient of an Australian Postgraduate Award, University of Melbourne. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.