KEGG   GENOME: Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Mu3 (MRSA/hetero-VISA)Help
Entry
T00588            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
saw, STAA1, 418127
Definition
Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Mu3, MRSA strain with heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate resistance
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:418127
  Lineage
Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcus
Taxonomy
Data source
RefSeq (Project:58817)
Original DB
Juntendo
Keywords
Human pathogen
Disease
H00331  
Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcal aureus (VRSA) infection
H00334  
Bacterial endocarditis
Comment
Isolated from the purulent sputum of a Japanese patient with pneumonia after surgery who had failed vancomycin therapy.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
2880168
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       2880168
Number of protein genes:        2690
Number of RNA genes:              78
Reference
  Authors
Neoh HM, et al.
  Title
Mutated response regulator graR is responsible for phenotypic conversion of Staphylococcus aureus from heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate resistance to vancomycin-intermediate resistance.
  Journal
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:45-53 (2008)

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