Journal article

Evolutionary dynamics and genomic features of the Elizabethkingia anophelis 2015 to 2016 Wisconsin outbreak strain

Amandine Perrin, Elise Larsonneur, Ainsley C Nicholson, David J Edwards, Kristin M Gundlach, Anne M Whitney, Christopher A Gulvik, Melissa E Bell, Olaya Rendueles, Jean Cury, Perrine Hugon, Dominique Clermont, Vincent Enouf, Vladimir Loparev, Phalasy Juieng, Timothy Monson, David Warshauer, Lina I Elbadawi, Maroya Spalding Walters, Matthew B Crist Show all

Nature Communications | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017

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Awarded by French government's Investissement d'Avenir program Laboratoire d'Excellence 'Integrative Biology of Emerging Infectious Diseases'


Awarded by Fondation pour la Recherche Medicale


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank D. Mornico of Institut Pasteur and V. Nyak of CDC for assistance with submission of sequence data to public repositories. We would also like to thank the State Health Departments of Michigan and Illinois for contributing strains and information for the cases outside of the State of Wisconsin. The efforts of laboratory staff in both DHQP and DHCPP are greatly appreciated. This work was supported by Institut Pasteur, French government's Investissement d'Avenir program Laboratoire d'Excellence 'Integrative Biology of Emerging Infectious Diseases' (grant ANR-10-LABX-62-IBEID), and the Advanced Molecular Detection (AMD) initiative at CDC. O.R. was supported by a fellowship from Fondation pour la Recherche Medicale (grant number ARF20150934077). The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.