NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute-led research team published a proof-of-principle study online in Science today describing the use of high-throughput sequencing to track the evolution and spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA.

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