Genomic analysis reveals a point mutation in the two-component sensor gene graS that leads to intermediate vancomycin resistance in clinical Staphylococcus aureus
Benjamin P Howden, Timothy P Stinear, David L Allen, Paul DR Johnson, Peter B Ward, John K Davies
Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. | AMER SOC MICROBIOLOGY | Published : 2008
Benjamin Howden was supported by a Postgraduate Medical and Dental Scholarship from the National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia. This work was supported by the Australian Bacterial Pathogenesis Program from the National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia, and the Austin Hospital Medical Research Foundation.We thank Timothy Foster, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, for supplying control strains and pCU1 and Taeok Bae, Indiana University School of Medicine, for supplying pKOR1.