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TitleA unique mutation in the rpoC-gene exclusively detected in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates of the largest cluster of multidrug resistant cases of the Beijing genotype in Europe
Study TypeOther
Abstract The ECDC0002 cluster, characterized by an unique 24-locus VNTR typing profile with a Beijing genotype signature, continues to spread in the European region and is responsible for a significant proportion of all clustered multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) cases in Eastern Europe. This prompte .. [more]
Description The ECDC0002 cluster, characterized by an unique 24-locus VNTR typing profile with a Beijing genotype signature, continues to spread in the European region and is responsible for a significant proportion of all clustered multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) cases in Eastern Europe. This prompte .. [more]
Center NameRADBOUDUMC