Tuberculosis Collection

Reemergence and amplication of tuberculosis in the Canadian Arctic

2015

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The authors report results from on a study involving the performance of whole-genome sequencing on mTB isolates from an Arctic village in Nunavik experiencing an outbreak, generation of phylogenetic trees to identification of strains and disease transmission patterns.

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Reemergence and amplication of tuberculosis in the Canadian Arctic.

Lee, R.S., Radomski, N., Proulx, J.-F., Manry, J., McIntosh, F., Desjardins, F., Soualhine, H. et al. (2015). Reemergence and amplication of tuberculosis in the Canadian Arctic. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 211(12), 1905-14.

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