Complete genome sequence of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis, isolated from human breast milk

John P. Bannantine, Lingling Li, Michael Mwangi, Rebecca Cote, Juan A.Raygoza Garay, Vivek Kapur

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Abstract

Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis is the etiologic agent of Johne's disease in ruminants and has also been associated with human Crohn's disease. We report the complete genome sequence of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis, isolated from the breast milk of a Crohn's disease patient. This sequence has high identity with characterized strains recovered from cattle.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere01252-13
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume2
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

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  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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