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Genome Announc DOI:10.1128/genomeA.00445-16

Use of Multiple Sequencing Technologies To Produce a High-Quality Genome of the Fungus Pseudogymnoascus destructans, the Causative Agent of Bat White-Nose Syndrome.

Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsDrees, KP, Palmer, JM, Sebra, R, Lorch, JM, Chen, C, Wu, C-C, Bok, JWoo, Keller, NP, Blehert, DS, Cuomo, CA, Lindner, DL, Foster, JT
JournalGenome Announc
Date Published2016 Jun 30

White-nose syndrome has recently emerged as one of the most devastating wildlife diseases recorded, causing widespread mortality in numerous bat species throughout eastern North America. Here, we present an improved reference genome of the fungal pathogen Pseudogymnoascus destructans for use in comparative genomic studies.


Alternate JournalGenome Announc
PubMed ID27365344
PubMed Central IDPMC4929507
Grant ListR43 AI118086 / AI / NIAID NIH HHS / United States
R44 AI118086 / AI / NIAID NIH HHS / United States