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Sequencing and Comparative Genome Analysis of Two Pathogenic Streptococcus gallolyticus Subspecies: Genome Plasticity, Adaptation and Virulence

  • I-Hsuan Lin equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: I-Hsuan Lin, Tze-Tze Liu

    Affiliations: Institute of BioMedical Informatics, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Taiwan International Graduate Program, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Tze-Tze Liu equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: I-Hsuan Lin, Tze-Tze Liu

    Affiliation: VGH Yang-Ming Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Yu-Ting Teng,

    Affiliation: VGH Yang-Ming Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Hui-Lun Wu,

    Affiliation: VGH Yang-Ming Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Yen-Ming Liu,

    Affiliation: VGH Yang-Ming Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Keh-Ming Wu,

    Affiliation: VGH Yang-Ming Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Chuan-Hsiung Chang,

    Affiliations: Institute of BioMedical Informatics, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Ming-Ta Hsu mail

    mth@ym.edu.tw

    Affiliations: VGH Yang-Ming Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

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  • Published: May 25, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0020519
  • Published in PLOS ONE

About the Authors

I-Hsuan Lin, Chuan-Hsiung Chang
Institute of BioMedical Informatics, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
I-Hsuan Lin
Taiwan International Graduate Program, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Tze-Tze Liu, Yu-Ting Teng, Hui-Lun Wu, Yen-Ming Liu, Keh-Ming Wu, Ming-Ta Hsu
VGH Yang-Ming Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
Chuan-Hsiung Chang
Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
Ming-Ta Hsu
Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

Corresponding Author

Email: mth@ym.edu.tw

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: IHL TTL CHC MTH. Performed the experiments: YTT HLW YML. Analyzed the data: IHL TTL KMW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: IHL TTL YTT HLW YML KMW CHC MTH. Wrote the paper: IHL TTL MTH.