The first complete genome sequence of Staphylococcus aureus ST5477

Pimlapas Leekitcharoenphon*, Saria Otani, Judit Szarvas, Tutu Mzee, Happiness Kumburu, Frederik Duus Møller, Frank M. Aarestrup

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This study presents the first complete genome of Staphylococcus aureus ST5477, one of the most common sequence types (ST) from bovine in eastern Africa. The genome consists of a 2,723,132-bp circular chromosome and a 3,044-bp plasmid. This strain was collected in 2017 from cow milk in Tanzania.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere0100423
JournalMicrobiology Resource Announcements
Issue number2
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2024


  • Complete genome
  • Whole genome sequencing
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • ST5477


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