Study Detail

TitleClonal expansion of Escherichia coli ST38 carrying chromosomally-integrated OXA-48 carbapenemase gene
Study TypeWhole Genome Sequencing
Abstract Many isolates of Escherichia coli carrying blaOXA-48 referred to Public Health England's national reference laboratory during 2014 and 2015 shared similar pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) profiles, despite coming from patients in multiple hospitals and regions. Whole genome sequencing on an I .. [more]
Center NamePHE