The MRF Genome Library: Epidemiology of meningococcal disease-causing lineages in England and Wales from 2010/11 to 2011/12
Meningococcus Genome Library
University of Oxford
MRF conference 2013
Wednesday 6th November
‘Publicly accessible data requires a stable home and
someone to pay the mortgage.’ Dr. Francine Berman, Research Data Alliance
Whole-genome population structure with ‘Genome Comparator’:
two CC269 (lineage 2) sub-lineages.
Incl. ST-275, ST-1161
Incl. ST-269, ST-467, ST-283
lineage 5 (CC32)
Community improvement of the MRF Genome Library.
Jolley, K. and M. Maiden, Automated extraction of typing information for bacterial pathogens
from whole genome sequence data: Neisseria meningitidis as an exemplar. Euro Surveill, 2013.
Meningococcal Reference Unit:
Ray Borrow, Jay Lucidarme, Steve Gray
Julian Parkhill, David Harris
Martin Maiden, Keith Jolley, James Bray