Draft genome sequence of Clostridium difficile belonging to ribotype 018 and sequence type 17

Eleonora Riccobono, V. Pilato, N. Della Malva, Simone Meini, F. Ciraolo, F. Torricelli, G. M. Rossolini

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Abstract

Clostridium difficile, belonging to ribotype 018 (RT018), is one of the most prevalent genotypes circulating in hospital settings in Italy. Here, we report the draft genome of C. difficile CD8-15 belonging to RT018, isolated from a patient with fatal C. difficileassociated infection.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00907-16
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume4
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

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    Riccobono, E., Pilato, V., Della Malva, N., Meini, S., Ciraolo, F., Torricelli, F., & Rossolini, G. M. (2016). Draft genome sequence of Clostridium difficile belonging to ribotype 018 and sequence type 17. Genome Announcements, 4(5), [e00907-16]. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00907-16