Credits

Researchers

  • Frank R. DeLeo, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health (lead)

Papers

Kennedy, A. D., et al. “Epidemic community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Recent clonal expansion and diversification.” PNAS 105:4, 1327–1332 (January 29, 2008).

Images

  • MRSA 9,560x (Janice Haney Carr/CDC)
  • MRSA 20,000x (Frank DeLeo, NIAID/RML)
  • Bacterial genome (Binh Diep, University of California)
  • State and SNP data (NIAID/RML)