Selective capture of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi genes expressed in macrophages that are absent from the Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium genome

Sébastien P. Faucher, Roy Curtiss, France Daigle

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Abstract

Thirty-six Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi-specific genes, absent from the Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium genome, that were expressed in human macrophages were identified by selective capture of transcribed sequences. These genes are located on 15 unique loci of the serovar Typhi genome, including Salmonella pathogenicity islands (SPI-7, SPI-8, and SPI-10) and bacteriophages (ST15, ST18, and ST35).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5217-5221
Number of pages5
JournalInfection and immunity
Volume73
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2005

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases

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