Complete genome sequence of the serotype k Streptococcus mutans strain LJ23

Chihiro Aikawa, Nayuta Furukawa, Takayasu Watanabe, Kana Minegishi, Asuka Furukawa, Yoshinobu Eishi, Kenshiro Oshima, Ken Kurokawa, Masahira Hattori, Kazuhiko Nakano, Fumito Maruyama, Ichiro Nakagawa, Takashi Ooshima

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Abstract

Streptococcus mutans is the major pathogen of dental caries and occasionally causes infective endocarditis. Here we report the complete genome sequence of serotype k S. mutans strain LJ23, which was recently isolated from the oral cavity of a Japanese patient.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2754-2755
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Bacteriology
Volume194
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012 May
Externally publishedYes

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  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology

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Aikawa, C., Furukawa, N., Watanabe, T., Minegishi, K., Furukawa, A., Eishi, Y., Oshima, K., Kurokawa, K., Hattori, M., Nakano, K., Maruyama, F., Nakagawa, I., & Ooshima, T. (2012). Complete genome sequence of the serotype k Streptococcus mutans strain LJ23. Journal of Bacteriology, 194(10), 2754-2755. https://doi.org/10.1128/JB.00350-12