Draft genome sequence of pseudomonas aeruginosa strain BWH047, a sequence type 235 multidrug-resistant clinical isolate expressing high levels of colistin resistance

Kelly E.R. Bachta*, Egon A. Ozer, Alisha Pandit, Francisco M. Marty, John J. Mekalanos, Alan R. Hauser

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Abstract

The Gram-negative bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa is often multidrug resistant, associated with global epidemic outbreaks, and responsible for significant morbidity and mortality in hospitalized patients. Here, we present the draft genome sequence of BWH047, a multidrug-resistant P. aeruginosa clinical isolate belonging to the epidemic sequence type 235 and demonstrating high levels of colistin resistance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00623-19
JournalMicrobiology Resource Announcements
Volume8
Issue number29
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 18 2019

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Immunology and Microbiology (miscellaneous)
  • Genetics

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