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The use of whole-genome sequencing for molecular epidemiology and antimicrobial surveillance: identifying the role of IncX3 plasmids and the spread of blaNDM-4-like genes in the Enterobacteriaceae

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  • Björn A Espedido Molecular Medicine Research Group, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Antibiotic Resistance & Mobile Elements Group, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia South Western Sydney Clinical School, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Borce Dimitrijovski Molecular Medicine Research Group, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Antibiotic Resistance & Mobile Elements Group, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sebastiaan J van Hal Antibiotic Resistance & Mobile Elements Group, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Slade O Jensen Molecular Medicine Research Group, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Antibiotic Resistance & Mobile Elements Group, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia South Western Sydney Clinical School, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Ass Prof. Slade O Jensen, Molecular Medicine Research Group, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, Sydney, NSW 2751, Australia; s.jensen{at}uws.edu.au
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Espedido BA, Dimitrijovski B, van Hal SJ, et al
The use of whole-genome sequencing for molecular epidemiology and antimicrobial surveillance: identifying the role of IncX3 plasmids and the spread of blaNDM-4-like genes in the Enterobacteriaceae

Publication history

  • Received March 30, 2015
  • Revised May 11, 2015
  • Accepted May 20, 2015
  • First published June 8, 2015.
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September 18, 2015

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