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A multihost bacterial pathogen overcomes continuous population bottlenecks to adapt to new host species

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Science Advances  27 Nov 2019:
Vol. 5, no. 11, eaax0063
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aax0063

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vol. 5 no. 11

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  • Received for publication February 14, 2019
  • Accepted for publication October 1, 2019
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  1. Rodrigo Bacigalupe1,*,
  2. María Ángeles Tormo-Mas2,3,*,
  3. José R. Penadés4,5, and
  4. J. Ross Fitzgerald1,
  1. 1The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh, Easter Bush Campus, Edinburgh EH25 9RG, UK.
  2. 2Centro de Investigación y Tecnología Animal, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias, Segorbe 12400, Spain.
  3. 3Severe Infection Group of Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria La Fe, 106 Avenida Fernando Abril Martorell, Valencia 46026, Spain.
  4. 4Departamento de Ciencias Biomédicas, Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera, Moncada 46113, Spain.
  5. 5Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, University of Glasgow, Sir Graeme Davies Building, 120 University Place, Glasgow G12 8TA, UK.
  1. Corresponding author. Email: ross.fitzgerald{at} (J.R.F.); joser.penades{at} (J.R.P.)
  • * These authors contributed equally to this work.


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