18. Population Genetics of Vibrios

  1. D. Ashley Robinson2,
  2. Daniel Falush3 and
  3. Edward J. Feil4
  1. Naiel Bisharat

Published Online: 9 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470600122.ch18

Bacterial Population Genetics in Infectious Disease

Bacterial Population Genetics in Infectious Disease

How to Cite

Bisharat, N. (2010) Population Genetics of Vibrios, in Bacterial Population Genetics in Infectious Disease (eds D. A. Robinson, D. Falush and E. J. Feil), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470600122.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Microbiology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Microbiology, University College Cork, National University of Ireland, Cork Ireland

  3. 4

    Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Bath, UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Medicine, Ha'Emek Medical Center, Afula, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470424742

Online ISBN: 9780470600122

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Keywords:

  • Vibrios population genetics - vibrio genetic diversity and population structure;
  • horizontal gene transfer - human pathogenic vibrios microevolution;
  • V. cholerae and V. vulnificus - evolution, population structure, and diversity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • V. cholerae

  • V. parahaemolyticus

  • V. vulnificus

  • Conclusions

  • References