Multi-institute analysis of carbapenem resistance reveals remarkable diversity, unexplained mechanisms, and limited clonal outbreaks.

Author(s): Cerqueira GC, Earl AM, Ernst CM, Grad YH, Dekker JP, Feldgarden M, Chapman SB, Reis-Cunha JL, Shea TP, Young S, Zeng Q, Delaney ML, Kim D, Peterson EM, O'Brien TF, Ferraro MJ, Hooper DC, Huang SS, Kirby JE, Onderdonk AB, Birren BW, Hung DT, Cosimi LA, Wortman JR, Murphy CI, Hanage WPJournal: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S APMID: 28096418 January 2017
Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) are among the most severe threats to the antibiotic era. Multiple different species can exhibit resistance due…

Bacterial genomes in epidemiology–present and future.

Author(s): Croucher NJ, Harris SR, Grad YH, Hanage WPJournal: Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol SciPMID: 23382424 February 2013
Sequence data are well established in the reconstruction of the phylogenetic and demographic scenarios that have given rise to outbreaks…