KEGG   Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Mu3 (MRSA/hetero-VISA)

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T numberT00588
NameStaphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Mu3, methicillin-resistant, heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate resistance
TaxonomyTAX: 418127
    LineageBacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcaceae; Staphylococcus
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000010445.1)
BioProject: 18509
KeywordsHuman pathogen
DiseaseH00330 Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcal aureus (MRSA) infection
H00331 Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcal aureus (VRSA) infection
CommentIsolated from the purulent sputum of a Japanese patient with pneumonia after surgery who had failed vancomycin therapy.
    SequenceGB: AP009324
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 2880168
Number of protein genes: 2699
Number of RNA genes: 77
ReferencePMID: 17954695
    AuthorsNeoh HM, Cui L, Yuzawa H, Takeuchi F, Matsuo M, Hiramatsu K.
    TitleMutated response regulator graR is responsible for phenotypic conversion of Staphylococcus aureus from heterogeneous vancomycin-intermediate resistance to vancomycin-intermediate resistance.
    JournalAntimicrob Agents Chemother 52:45-53 (2008)
DOI: 10.1128/AAC.00534-07