Journal article

Translating genomics into practice for real-time surveillance and response to carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae: evidence from a complex multi-institutional KPC outbreak

Jason C Kwong, Courtney R Lane, Finn Romanes, Anders Goncalves da Silva, Marion Easton, Katie Cronin, Mary Jo Waters, Takehiro Tomita, Kerrie Stevens, Mark B Schultz, Sarah L Baines, Norelle L Sherry, Glen P Carter, Andre Mu, Michelle Sait, Susan A Ballard, Torsten Seemann, Timothy P Stinear, Benjamin P Howden

PEERJ | PEERJ INC | Published : 2018


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

Funding Acknowledgements

Funding for this study was provided by the Department of Health & Human Services, Victoria State Government and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity. Jason C. Kwong (GNT1074824, and via the Centre for Research Excellence in Emerging Infectious Diseases, GNT1102962), Norelle L. Sherry (GNT1093468), Timothy P. Stinear (GNT1105525) and Benjamin P. Howden (GNT1105905) are supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia. Sarah L. Baines is supported by an Australian Postgraduate Award. Jason C. Kwong, Sarah L. Baines and Norelle L. Sherry are also supported by Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarships. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.