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

Name
saw, STAA1, 418127
Definition
Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Mu3, methicillin-resistant, heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate resistance
Annotation
yes
Taxonomy
TAX:418127
  Lineage
Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcaceae; Staphylococcus
Data source
GenBank (Assembly:GCA_000010445.1)
BioProject:18509
Keywords
Human pathogen
Disease
H00330  Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcal aureus (MRSA) infection
H00331  Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcal aureus (VRSA) infection
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:        2699
Number of RNA genes:              77
Created
2007
Reference
  Authors
Neoh HM, Cui L, Yuzawa H, Takeuchi F, Matsuo M, Hiramatsu K.
  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)
DOI:10.1128/AAC.00534-07

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