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A Novel Plasmid-Encoded Serotype Conversion Mechanism through Addition of Phosphoethanolamine to the O-Antigen of Shigella flexneri

  • Qiangzheng Sun equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Qiangzheng Sun, Yuriy A. Knirel, Ruiting Lan, Jianping Wang

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing, China

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  • Yuriy A. Knirel equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Qiangzheng Sun, Yuriy A. Knirel, Ruiting Lan, Jianping Wang

    Affiliation: N. D. Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation

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  • Ruiting Lan equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Qiangzheng Sun, Yuriy A. Knirel, Ruiting Lan, Jianping Wang

    Affiliation: School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

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  • Jianping Wang equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Qiangzheng Sun, Yuriy A. Knirel, Ruiting Lan, Jianping Wang

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing, China

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  • Sof’ya N. Senchenkova,

    Affiliation: N. D. Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation

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  • Dong Jin,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing, China

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  • Alexander S. Shashkov,

    Affiliation: N. D. Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation

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  • Shengli Xia,

    Affiliation: Branch for Enteric Disease Control and Prevention, Institute for Infectious Disease Control and Prevention, Henan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Zhengzhou, China

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  • Andrei V. Perepelov,

    Affiliation: N. D. Zelinsky Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation

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  • Qiang Chen,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing, China

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  • Yan Wang,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing, China

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  • Haiyin Wang,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing, China

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  • Jianguo Xu mail

    xujianguo@icdc.cn

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing, China

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  • Published: September 26, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0046095

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