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Draft Genome for a Urinary Isolate of Lactobacillus crispatus
Genome Announcements
  • Travis Kyle Price, Loyola University Chicago
  • Majed Shaheen, Loyola University Chicago
  • Laurynas Kalesinskas, Loyola University Chicago
  • Kema Malki, Loyola University Chicago
  • Evann Elizabeth Hilt, Loyola University Chicago
  • Catherine Putonti, Loyola University Chicago
  • Alan J Wolfe, Loyola University Chicago
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American Society for Microbiology
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Washington, D.C.
While Lactobacillus crispatus contributes to the stability of normal vaginal microbiota, its role in urinary health remains unclear. As part of an on-going attempt to characterize the female urinary microbiota, we report the genome sequence of an L. crispatus strain isolated from a woman displaying no lower urinary tract symptoms.

Author Posting © Price TK, Shaheen M, Kalesinskas L, Malki K, Hilt EE, Putonti C, Wolfe AJ. 2016. The article is posted here by permission of the American Society for Microbiology for personal use, not for redistribution. The article was published in Genome Announcements, 4(6), (December 2016)

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Travis Kyle Price, Majed Shaheen, Laurynas Kalesinskas, Kema Malki, et al.. "Draft Genome for a Urinary Isolate of Lactobacillus crispatus" Genome Announcements Vol. 4 Iss. 6 (2016)
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