Genomic and epidemiological evidence of a dominant Panton-Valentine leucocidin-positive Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus lineage in Sri Lanka and presence among isolates from the United Kingdom and Australia

McTavish, S., Snow, S., Cook, E. et al. (12 more authors) (2019) Genomic and epidemiological evidence of a dominant Panton-Valentine leucocidin-positive Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus lineage in Sri Lanka and presence among isolates from the United Kingdom and Australia. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, 9. 123. ISSN 2235-2988

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Authors/Creators:
  • McTavish, S.
  • Snow, S.
  • Cook, E.
  • Pichon, B.
  • Coleman, S.
  • Coombs, G.
  • Pang, S.
  • Arias, C.
  • Diaz, L.
  • Boldock, E.
  • Davies, S.
  • Udukala, M.
  • Kearns, A.
  • Siribaddana, S.
  • de Silva, T.I. ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6498-9212
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2019 McTavish, Snow, Cook, Pichon, Coleman, Coombs, Pang, Arias, Díaz, Boldock, Davies, Udukala, Kearns, Siribaddana and de Silva. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/). The use, distribution or reproduction in other forums is permitted, provided the original author(s) and the copyright owner(s) are credited and that the original publication in this journal is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.
Keywords: MRSA - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus; Panton and Valentine leukocidin (PVL); Sri Lanka; Staphycoccus aureus; CC5
Dates:
  • Accepted: 8 April 2019
  • Published (online): 26 April 2019
  • Published: 26 April 2019
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 23 Apr 2019 10:41
Last Modified: 01 May 2019 09:12
Status: Published
Publisher: Frontiers Media
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.3389/fcimb.2019.00123

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