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Defining bacterial species in the genomic era: insights from the genus Acinetobacter

Jacqueline Z-M Chan, Mihail R Halachev, Nicholas J Loman, Chrystala Constantinidou and Mark J Pallen*

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Institute of Microbiology and Infection, School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, B15 2TT, UK

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BMC Microbiology 2012, 12:302  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-12-302

Published: 23 December 2012

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The 38 sequenced Acinetobacter strains used in this study.

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Phylogenetic tree based on 819 core CDSs (without recombination filtering).

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Phylogenetic tree based on 42 ribosomal genes (Jolley et al. ) [15].

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K-string analysis of the 38 Acinetobacter strains used in this study.

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Genomic fluidity analysis of the 38 Acinetobacter strains used in this study.

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Pair-wise gene content comparison of the 38 Acinetobacter strains used in this study.

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