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Clonal Complexes of Campylobacter jejuni Identified by Multilocus Sequence Typing Are Reliably Predicted by Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Analyses of the flaA Gene

Djordjevic, Steven P.; Unicomb, Leanne; Adamson, Penelope J.; Mickan, Lance; Rios, Rosa; Cheung, Kellie; Combs, Barry G; Dalton, Craig; Doyle, Robyn; Ferguson, John; Gilbert, Lyn


Multilocus sequence typing (MLST) has provided important new insights into the population structure of Campylobacter jejuni and is rapidly becoming the gold standard for typing this species. However, the methodology is comparatively costly and slow to perform for the routine surveillance testing of large numbers of isolates required by public health laboratories. Restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of the flaA gene (RELP-flaA) and sequencing of the variable region in the fla locus...[Show more]

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Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Clinical Microbiology
DOI: 10.1128/JCM.01012-06


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