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Bacillus anthracis in China and its relationship to worldwide lineages

Tatum S Simonson1, Richard T Okinaka12, Bingxiang Wang3, W Ryan Easterday1, Lynn Huynh1, Jana M U'Ren1, Meghan Dukerich1, Shaylan R Zanecki1, Leo J Kenefic1, Jodi Beaudry1, James M Schupp1, Talima Pearson1, David M Wagner1, Alex Hoffmaster4, Jacques Ravel5 and Paul Keim126*

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1 Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5640, USA

2 Bioscience Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos New Mexico, 87545, USA

3 Lanzhou Institute of Biological Product, Lanzhou, PR China

4 Epidemiologic Investigations Laboratory, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA

5 The J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA

6 Pathogen Genomics Division, Translational Genomics Research Institute, Pathogen Genomics Division, 445 N Fifth Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA

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BMC Microbiology 2009, 9:71  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-9-71

Published: 15 April 2009

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List and description of isolates including the canSNP and MLVA Genotypes for each isolate. This table contains: The Keim Laboratory ID # for each isolate, the year of isolation, the source, the canSNP ID, and the originating province. This information is followed by the Keim Genetics Laboratory 15 MLVA genotypes for each isolate, see supplemental material from Van Ert et al., [5].

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