- Detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei O-antigen serotypes in near-neighbor speciesJoshua K Stone
Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, USA
BMC Microbiol 12:250. 2012..Sero-crossreactivity is common among O-antigens of Burkholderia species. Here, we identified the presence of multiple B. pseudomallei O-antigen types and sero-crossreactivity in its near-neighbor species...
- Genomic signatures of strain selection and enhancement in Bacillus atrophaeus var. globigii, a historical biowarfare simulantHenry S Gibbons
Biosciences Division, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, United States of America
PLoS ONE 6:e17836. 2011..We characterized a lineage of BGwith a long history of use as a simulant for BW operations, focusing on classical bacteriological markers, metabolic profiling and whole-genome shotgun sequencing (WGS)...