Discovery of a Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 33F capsular polysaccharide locus that lacks wcjE and contains a wcyO pseudogene
Sam Manna, Eileen M Dunne, Belinda D Ortika, Casey L Pell, Mike Kama, Fiona M Russell, Tuya Mungun, E Kim Mulholland, Jason Hinds, Catherine Satzke
PLOS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2018
Awarded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
This study was supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (OPP1126272 and OPP1084341); Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Australian Government and Fiji Health Sector Support Program (FHSSP). CS holds a NHMRC Career Development Fellowship and a veski Inspiring Women Fellowship. SM received a Robert Austrian Research Award in Pneumococcal Vaccinology funded by Pfizer. This work was also supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.