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Genetic diversity within the genus Francisella as revealed by comparative analyses of the genomes of two North American isolates from environmental sources

Shivakumara Siddaramappa1, Jean F Challacombe1, Jeannine M Petersen2, Segaran Pillai3 and Cheryl R Kuske1*

Author Affiliations

1 Bioscience Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NewMexico, 87545, USA

2 Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases,Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, 80521, USA

3 Chemical and Biological Division, Science and Technology Directorate,Department of Homeland Security, Washington, DC, USA

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BMC Genomics 2012, 13:422  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-422

Published: 24 August 2012

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Table S1. Characteristics of putative integrative and transposable elements. This table contains a list of the various putative integrative and transposable elements identified in Francisella strain TX07-7308 and F. philomiragia strain ATCC 25017. (PDF 149 kb)

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Table S2. Comparison of the wbt gene clusters of four different strains within the genus Francisella. This table contains data related to the comparison of the wbt gene clusters of strains TX07-7308, ATCC 25017, U112, and Schu S4.

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Table S3. Comparison of the psl gene clusters of four different strains within the genus Francisella. This table contains data related to the comparison of the psl gene clusters of strains TX07-7308, ATCC 25017, U112, and Schu S4. (PDF 99 kb)

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