Just like exercise gives the best results when it becomes a habit, so does WGS for infection control. Working proactively with WGS surveillance gives results, and the way it is implemented matters.
Serratia marcescens outbreak analysis - Epidemiological typing of S. marcescens of samples collected at the Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene at the University of Cologne, Germany.
Streptococcus pyogenes outbreak analysis - Community outbreak of Streptococcus pyogenes.
An introduction on how to use the 1928 platform for outbreak analysis.
Acinetobacter baumannii outbreak analysis - Comparison of band-based and WGS typing on a hospital outbreak.
Enterococcus faecium outbreak analysis - Study of relatedness on VRE between patients from a long-term care facility and an acute hospital in the UK.
Escherichia coli outbreak analysis - Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) isolates analysed for the validation of reproducibility across reference laboratories in the UK.
Klebsiella pneumoniae outbreak analysis - 37 K. pneumoniae samples display dispersal of kpc-plasmids to non-ST258 lineages.
Neisseria gonorrhoeae outbreak analysis - First worldwide N. gonorrhoeae with combined ceftriaxone and high-level azithromycin resistance, with related samples identified.
Pseudomonas aeruginosa outbreak analysis - Molecular and genomic typing comparison on an ICU Pseudomonas outbreak.