About the Authors

Cindy Fevre

Affiliation Institut Pasteur, Genotyping of Pathogens and Public Health, Paris, France

Virginie Passet

Affiliation Institut Pasteur, Genotyping of Pathogens and Public Health, Paris, France

Alexis Deletoile

Affiliation Institut Pasteur, Genotyping of Pathogens and Public Health, Paris, France

Valérie Barbe

Affiliation CEA-IG, Genoscope, Evry, France

Lionel Frangeul

Affiliation Institut Pasteur, Intégration et Analyse Génomique, Paris, France

Ana S. Almeida

Affiliations Institut Pasteur, Unité de Pathogénie Microbienne Moléculaire, Paris, France, Unité INSERM U786, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Philippe Sansonetti

Affiliations Institut Pasteur, Unité de Pathogénie Microbienne Moléculaire, Paris, France, Unité INSERM U786, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Régis Tournebize

Affiliations Institut Pasteur, Unité de Pathogénie Microbienne Moléculaire, Paris, France, Unité INSERM U786, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Sylvain Brisse

sylvain.brisse@pasteur.fr

Affiliation Institut Pasteur, Genotyping of Pathogens and Public Health, Paris, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CF ASA PS RT SB. Performed the experiments: CF VP ASA. Analyzed the data: CF VP AD LF SB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SB. Wrote the paper: CF SB. Coordinated the production of the genome sequence: VB.