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High Functional Diversity in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Driven by Genetic Drift and Human Demography

  • Ruth Hershberg equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Ruth Hershberg, Mikhail Lipatov

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

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  • Mikhail Lipatov equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Ruth Hershberg, Mikhail Lipatov

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

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  • Peter M Small,

    Affiliations: Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Hadar Sheffer,

    Affiliation: Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Stefan Niemann,

    Affiliation: Forschungszentrum Borstel, National Reference Center for Mycobacteria, Borstel, Germany

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  • Susanne Homolka,

    Affiliation: Forschungszentrum Borstel, National Reference Center for Mycobacteria, Borstel, Germany

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  • Jared C Roach,

    Affiliation: Seattle Children's Hospital Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Kristin Kremer,

    Affiliation: Mycobacteria Reference Unit (CIb-LIS), National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands

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  • Dmitri A Petrov,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

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  • Marcus W Feldman,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

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  • Sebastien Gagneux mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: gagneux@nimr.mrc.ac.uk

    Affiliations: Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, United Kingdom

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  • Published: December 16, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060311

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