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Staphylococcus aureus is a major etiological agent of mastitis in ruminants. We report here the genome sequences of two ovine strains that were isolated from gangrenous (strain O11) and subclinical (strain O46) ewe mastitis. Both strains belong to the same clonal complex. Despite this close genotypic relationship, the two isolates were shown to reproducibly induce highly divergent types of infections, either severe (O11) or mild (O46) mastitis, in an experimental ewe model.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Bacteriology|
|Publication status||Published - May 2011|
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Genomic analysis of the host-specific pathogenesis of Staphylocoecus aureus
1/01/06 → 31/01/09