Draft Genome Sequence of a New Staphylococcal Species Isolated from Human Skin

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  • Kristian Stødkilde
  • Anja Poehlein, Department of Genomic and Applied Microbiology, Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany.
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  • Holger Brüggemann

A hemolytic staphylococcal strain, Staphylococcus sp. strain 170179, was isolated from healthy human skin. Genome sequencing and comparison of strain 170179 to other staphylococci revealed a relatedness to Staphylococcus haemolyticus with an average nucleotide identity of 87.5%, indicating that Staphylococcus sp. 170179 belongs to a separate species.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere01499-19
JournalMicrobiology Resource Announcements
Volume9
Issue6
Number of pages2
ISSN2576-098X
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 6 Feb 2020

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