Complete Genome Sequences of Bordetella pertussis Vaccine Reference Strains 134 and 10536.

Vaccine formulations and vaccination programs against whooping cough (pertussis) vary worldwide. Here, we report the complete genome sequences of two divergent Bordetella pertussis reference strains used in the production of pertussis vaccines.

Authors:Weigand MR1, Peng Y2, Loparev V2, Batra D2, Burroughs M2, Johnson T2, Juieng P2, Rowe L2, Tondella ML2, Williams MM2.
Journal:Genome Announc. 2016