Complete closed genome sequence of nontoxigenic invasive Corynebacterium diphtheriae bv. mitis strain ISS 3319

Camila Azevedo Antunes, Emily J. Richardson, Joshua Quick, Pablo Fuentes-Utrilla, Georgia L. Isom, Emily C. Goodall, Jens Möller, Paul A. Hoskisson, Ana Luiza Mattos-Guaraldi, Adam F. Cunningham, Nicholas J. Loman, Vartul Sangal, Andreas Burkovski, Ian R. Henderson

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The genome sequence of the human pathogen Corynebacterium diphtheriae bv. mitis strain ISS 3319 was determined and closed in this study. The genome is estimated to have 2,404,936 bp encoding 2,257 proteins. This strain also possesses a plasmid of 1,960 bp.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-2
Number of pages2
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2018


  • Corynebacterium diphtheriae
  • diphtheria

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