KEGG   Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300TCH1516 (CA-MRSA)

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T numberT00629
NameStaphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus USA300_TCH1516, community-acquired methicillin-resistant
TaxonomyTAX: 451516
    LineageBacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcaceae; Staphylococcus
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000017085.1)
BioProject: 19489
Original DBBaylor
KeywordsHuman pathogen
DiseaseH00330 Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcal aureus (MRSA) infection
CommentIsolated from an adolescent patient with severe sepsis syndrome in Texas, USA.
    SequenceGB: CP000730
PlasmidpUSA300HOUMR; Circular
    SequenceGB: CP000731
PlasmidpUSA01-HOU; Circular
    SequenceGB: CP001544
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 2903081
Number of protein genes: 2689
Number of RNA genes: 88
ReferencePMID: 17986343
    AuthorsHighlander SK, Hulten KG, Qin X, Jiang H, Yerrapragada S, Mason EO, Shang Y, Williams TM, Fortunov RM, Liu Y, et al.
    TitleSubtle genetic changes enhance virulence of methicillin resistant and sensitive Staphylococcus aureus.
    JournalBMC Microbiol 7:99 (2007)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2180-7-99