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Volume 17, Number 7—July 2011

Burkholderia pseudomallei in Unchlorinated Domestic Bore Water, Tropical Northern Australia

Mark Mayo, Mirjam Kaestli, Glenda Harrington, Allen C. Cheng, Linda Ward, Danuta Karp, Peter Jolly, Daniel Godoy, Brian G. Spratt, and Bart J. CurrieComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia (M. Mayo, M. Kaestli, G. Harrington, A.C. Cheng, L. Ward, B.J. Currie); Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin (L. Ward, B.J. Currie); Northern Territory Department of Natural Resources, Environment and the Arts, Darwin (D. Karp, P. Jolly); Imperial College, London, UK (D. Godoy, B.G. Spratt)

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Sampling, culture, and MLST results from initial and repeat sampling of rural unchlorinated domestic water supplies, Northern Territory, Australia*

Site no. 1st
sampling 2nd
sampling 3rd
sampling 4th
1 109 Negative Negative† Negative
2 266 558, 326, 559 326, 559† 109
3 325 325 325, 328† 325†
4 109 Negative 334† Negative
5 320
6 326 Negative Negative† Negative†
7 109 109 121† 109
8 132
9 325 Negative Negative† Negative
10 266 Negative Negative† Negative
11 266
12 330†
13 333† 333, 243† Negative Negative
14 132
15 266
16 132
17 109
18 131

*MLST, multilocus sequence typing; –, not resampled.
†Indicates sampling during the dry season (June–September); 2nd–4th samplings were conducted during a 2-year period.

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