Complete Genome Sequence, Genome Stability and Phylogeny of the Vaccine Strain Mycobacterium bovis BCG SL222 Sofia

bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) is the only live attenuated vaccine available against tuberculosis. The first BCG vaccination was done exactly 100 years ago, in 1921. The BCG vaccine strains used worldwide represent a family of daughter sub-strains with distinct genotypic characteristics. BCG SL222 S...

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Volume: 9
Main Author: Panaiotov, Stefan
Hodzhev, Yordan
Tolchkov, Vladimir
Tsafarova, Borislava
Mihailov, Alexander
Stefanova, Tzvetelina
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Switzerland MDPI 09.03.2021
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published in: Vaccines (Basel) Vol. 9; no. 3; pp. 237 - 246
ORCID: 0000-0001-9997-5198
0000-0002-7770-3316
0000-0002-8183-3869
Data of publication: 2021-Mar-09
ISSN: 2076-393X
2076-393X
EISSN: 2076-393X
Discipline: Pharmacy, Therapeutics, & Pharmacology
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