Escherichia coli
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This page provides access to Multilocus Sequence Typing (MLST) data for Escherichia coli isolates, using the MLST scheme developed at Institut Pasteur. Please see references for more details. For a correspondence of Pasteur's scheme sequence types (ST) with STs of other schemes, please refer to Clermont et al. 2015.

The BIGSdb website Policy concerning the platform & data use agreement and the privacy notice of BIGSdb-Pasteur was updated on March 25, 2024. Please consult it before using the platform and the data.

The procedure for submitting data for curation were updated on Mai 03, 2024. Please consult them before making a new submission. If any questions, contact us.

Data submission
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Curators access
Data Curation is performed on a voluntary basis and is based on a community effort.
Database updates
On August 27th, 2019 : alleles polB-169 and putP-179 were reverse complemented