Genomic analysis of 600 vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium reveals a high prevalence of ST80 and spread of similar vanA regions via IS1216E and plasmid transfer in diverse genetic lineages in Ireland

Sarah A Egan, Nicole L Kavanagh, Anna C Shore, Sarah Mollerup, José A Samaniego Castruita, Brian O'Connell, Brenda A McManus, Grainne I Brennan, Mette Pinholt, Henrik Westh, David C Coleman

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Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

Immunology and Microbiology