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American Society for Microbiology


Antimicrobial resistance is a significant public health issue. We report here the draft genome sequences of three drug-resistant strains of commensal Escherichia coli isolated from a single healthy college student. Each strain has a distinct genome, but two of the three contain an identical large plasmid with multiple resistance genes.


Copyright © 2014 Garrett et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.



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