100K Pathogen Genome Project: 306 Listeria draft genome sequences for food safety and public health

Poyin Chen, Nguyet Kong, Bihua Huang, Kao Thao, Whitney Ng, Dylan Bobby Storey, Narine Arabyan, Azarene Foutouhi, Soraya Foutouhi, Bart C Weimer

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Abstract

Listeria monocytogenes is a food-associated bacterium that is responsible for food-related illnesses worldwide. This is the initial public release of 306 L. monocytogenes genome sequences as part of the 100K Pathogen Genome Project. These isolates represent global genomic diversity in L. monocytogenes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00967-16
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume5
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 2017

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  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

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Chen, P., Kong, N., Huang, B., Thao, K., Ng, W., Storey, D. B., Arabyan, N., Foutouhi, A., Foutouhi, S., & Weimer, B. C. (2017). 100K Pathogen Genome Project: 306 Listeria draft genome sequences for food safety and public health. Genome Announcements, 5(6), [e00967-16]. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00967-16