Comprehensive global genome dynamics of Chlamydia trachomatis show ancient diversification followed by contemporary mixing and recent lineage expansion

James Hadfield, Simon R. Harris, Helena M. B. Seth-Smith, Surendra Parmar, Patiyan Andersson, Philip M. Giffard, Julius Schachter, Jeanne Moncada, Louise Ellison, Maria Lucia Gallo Vaulet, Marcelo Rodriguez Fermepin, Frans Radebe, Suyapa Mendoza, Sander Ouburg, Servaas A. Morre, Konrad Sachse, Mirja Puolakkainen, Suvi J. Korhonen, Chris Sonnex, Rebecca WigginsHamid Jalal, Tamara Brunelli, Patrizia Casprini, Rachel Pitt, Cathy Ison, Alevtina Savicheva, Elena Shipitsyna, Ronza Hadad, Laszlo Kari, Matthew J. Burton, David Mabey, Anthony W. Solomon, David Lewis, Peter Marsh, Magnus Unemo, Ian N. Clarke, Julian Parkhill, Nicholas R. Thomson*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1220-1229
Number of pages10
JournalGenome Research
Volume27
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2017

Keywords

  • PHENOTYPIC CHARACTERIZATION
  • INTRACELLULAR PATHOGEN
  • ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANCE
  • CLINICAL-SAMPLES
  • HIGH-THROUGHPUT
  • IN-VITRO
  • SEQUENCE
  • RECOMBINATION
  • EVOLUTION
  • GENE

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Hadfield, J., Harris, S. R., Seth-Smith, H. M. B., Parmar, S., Andersson, P., Giffard, P. M., Schachter, J., Moncada, J., Ellison, L., Gallo Vaulet, M. L., Rodriguez Fermepin, M., Radebe, F., Mendoza, S., Ouburg, S., Morre, S. A., Sachse, K., Puolakkainen, M., Korhonen, S. J., Sonnex, C., ... Thomson, N. R. (2017). Comprehensive global genome dynamics of Chlamydia trachomatis show ancient diversification followed by contemporary mixing and recent lineage expansion. Genome Research, 27(7), 1220-1229. https://doi.org/10.1101/gr.212647.116