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Volume 26, Number 3—March 2020
Research

Multidrug- and Extensively Drug-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing Clades, Ukraine, 2015

Matthias MerkerComments to Author , Elena Nikolaevskaya, Thomas A. Kohl, Barbara Molina-Moya, Olha Pavlovska, Patrik Brännberg, Andrii Dudnyk, Valentyna Stokich, Ivan Barilar, Iryna Marynova, Tetiana Filipova, Cristina Prat, Anders Sjöstedt, Jose Dominguez, Olena RzhepishevskaComments to Author , and Stefan Niemann
Author affiliations: Research Center Borstel, Borstel, Germany (M. Merker, T.A. Kohl, I. Barilar, S. Niemann); Odessa Regional TB Hospital, Odessa, Ukraine (E. Nikolaevskaya, O. Pavlovska, V. Stokich); Institut d'Investigació Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain (B. Molina-Moya, C. Prat, J. Dominguez); Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red (CIBERES), Badalona (B. Molina-Moya, C. Prat, J. Dominguez); Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (B. Molina-Moya, C. Prat, J. Dominguez); Umeå University, Umea, Sweden (P. Brännberg, A. Sjöstedt, O. Rzhepishevska); National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsia, Ukraine (A. Dudnyk); Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University, Odessa (I. Marynova, T. Filipova); German Center for Infection Research, Hamburg-Lübeck-Borstel-Riems, Germany (S. Niemann)

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Figure 2

Maximum-likelihood phylogeny based on 10,339 SNPs, and employing general time-reversible substitution model for 177 clinical MDR/XDR and non-MDR Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates from southern Ukraine. Branches are color-coded according the phylogenetic classification from Coll et al. (22). Resistance profile bars represent drug resistance classifications based on drug resistance mediating mutations. Scale bar indicates substitutions per site. MDR, multidrug resistant; XDR, extensively

Figure 2. Maximum-likelihood phylogeny based on 10,339 SNPs, and employing general time-reversible substitution model for 177 clinical MDR/XDR and non-MDR Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates from southern Ukraine. Branches are color-coded according to the phylogenetic classification from Coll et al. (22). Resistance profile bars represent drug resistance classifications based on drug resistance mediating mutations. Scale bar indicates substitutions per site. MDR, multidrug resistant; XDR, extensively drug-resistant.

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