JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, vol.47, no.6, pp.1934-1938, 2009 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Middle East Technical University Affiliated:
In recent years, the proportion of Salmonella enterica infections represented by S. enterica serovar Newport has increased markedly among humans and animals. Multilocus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis (MLVA) has proven to be useful in discriminating other highly clonal Salmonella serovars. Here, we report on the development of a highly discriminatory MLVA for Salmonella serovar Newport.