Streptococcus suis is primarily a pig pathogen and a zoonotic agent. Recently, the isolation of S. suis strain 10-36905 from a case of meningitis in cattle was reported. The draft genome sequence of this isolate demonstrates its divergent relationship with other S. suis strains.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Biology
- Immunology and Microbiology (miscellaneous)