Draft genome sequences of Streptococcus pyogenes strains associated with throat and skin infections in Lebanon

Sima Tokajian, Jonathan A Eisen, Guillaume Jospin, David A. Coil

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We present the draft genome sequences of nine clinical Streptococcus pyogenes isolates recovered from patients suffering from sore throat and skin infections. An average of 2,454,334 paired-end reads per sample were generated, which assembled into 21 to 198 contigs, with a G+C content of 38.4 to 38.5%.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00358-14
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2014


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  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

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