Emergence and characterization of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium phage type DT191a

Tansy Peters, Katie L. Hopkins, Chris Lane, Satheesh Nair, John Wain, Elizabeth de Pinna

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The emergence of a previously undefined phage type of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium, designated DT191a, occurred in England and Wales in July 2008. The new strain exhibits a number of distinctive phenotypic and genotypic features. This report provides the tools necessary to track S. Typhimurium DT191a globally.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3375-3377
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Clinical Microbiology
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2010

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