Assemblies of E. coli Genome Yield Information Important for Dx Development, Tracing Outbreak | GenomeWeb

By Monica Heger

Since the initial
sequencing of the genome of Escherichia coli O104 by two teams at the University of Münster and BGI, a number of additional groups have stepped in to characterize the genome of the bacteria responsible for killing at least 35 people and sickening thousands in Europe.

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