Molecular Methods for Bacterial Strain Typing, 1st Edition
This guideline examines the biology behind molecular strain typing and the process of characterizing and validating typing systems. The prevalent methods are described with particular attention to pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) and multilocus sequence typing (MLST).
This document is available in electronic format only.
Chairholder: Robert D. Arbeit, MD
Date of Publication: April 16, 2007
Order Code PDF: MM11AE
ISBN Number: 1-56238-634-4
Order Code Print: print not available
MM11 Additional Details
This archived document is no longer being reviewed through the CLSI Consensus Document Development Process. However, this document is technically valid as of January 2017. Because of its value to the laboratory community, it is being retained in CLSI’s library.