Study Detail

TitleA study designed to discover if there is evidence for transmission between patients from a cohort of paediatric Cystic Fibrosis patients
Study TypeOther
Abstract Demographic and patient location data were used to uncover epidemiological links between patients with genetically-related strains of M. abscessus that had been previously typed by Variable Number Tandem Repeat (VNTR) profiling. Whole genome sequencing was applied to 27 M. abscessus isolates from th .. [more]
Description Demographic and patient location data were used to uncover epidemiological links between patients with genetically-related strains of M. abscessus that had been previously typed by Variable Number Tandem Repeat (VNTR) profiling. Whole genome sequencing was applied to 27 M. abscessus isolates from th .. [more]
Center NameHPA