Draft Genome Sequence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Strain WS136, a Highly Cytotoxic ExoS-Positive Wound Isolate Recovered from Pyoderma Gangrenosum

  • Martin Arnold, Daniel Wibberg, Jochen Blom, Sarah Schatschneider, Anika Winkler, Yvonne Kutter, Christian Rückert, Andreas Albersmeier, Stefan Albaum, Alexander Goesmann, Sabine Zange, Jürgen Heesemann, Alfred Pühler, Michael Hogardt, Frank-Jörg Vorhölter
  • Genome Announcements, July 2015, ASM Journals
  • DOI: 10.1128/genomea.00680-15

Pseudomonas aeruginosa WS136 draft genome

What is it about?

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a pathogenic bacterium that causes disease in humans and animals. Analyzing genome data of strain Ws136, which had a particular active virulence factor ExoS, may help to understand better how such bacteria become hazards to humans.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/genomea.00680-15

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