|HURLEY, DANIEL - University College Dublin|
|FANNING, SEAMUS - University College Dublin|
|MCMAHON, BARRY - University College Dublin|
|ARENT, ZBIGNIEW - Agricultural University Of Poland|
Submitted to: Genome Announcements
Publication Type: Peer Reviewed Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: 9/21/2016
Publication Date: 11/10/2016
Citation: Nally, J.E., Bayles, D.O., Hurley, D., Fanning, S., McMahon, B.J., Arent, Z. 2016. Complete genome sequence of Leptospira alstonii serovar room 22, strain GWTS#1. Genome Announcements. pii: e01230-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01230-16.
Interpretive Summary: The complete genome sequence of a new strain of pathogenic leptospire, designated Leptospira alstonii serovar room 22 strain GWTS#1, is presented.
Technical Abstract: We report the complete genome sequence of Leptospira alstonii serovar room 22 strain GWTS#1. This is the first isolate of L. alstonii to be cultured from a mammal, in Western Europe, and represents a new serovar of pathogenic leptospires.