Policy Document




To insure against duplication of effort in the development of MLST schemes we will be listing details of organisms which are currently being looked at or have been published.

We encourage people to let us know of other organisms so duplication of effort can be avoided.

The following schemes are in progress -

Anaplasma phagocytophilum - Contact Friederike v. Loewenich

Streptococcus uberis - Contact James Leigh

Bordetella pertussis, parapertussis and bronchiseptica.- Contact Dimitri Diavatopoulos

Vibrio sp. Contact Paul Rainey
Streptococcus mutans. Contact Roy Russell
Wolbachia spp. Contact Edward Feil
Microcystis aeruginosa. Contact Yuuhiko Tanabe
Wigglesworthia glossinidia. Contact Edward Feil
Legionella pneumophila. Contact Norman Fry
Staphylococcus pseudintermedius Contact Stephen Kania
Sphingomonas [Sphingobium] sp . Contact Shigeto Otsuka
Porpyhromonas gingivalis. Contact Ulrich Vogel
Aspergillus fumigatus Contact Frank Odds
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia - Contact Daniel Jonas

To submit your scheme/organism please contact David Aanensen