Complete Genome Sequence of Clostridioides difficile Epidemic Strain DH/NAP11/106/ST-42, Isolated from Stool from a Pediatric Patient with Diarrhea

Ozer, E. A.; Hauser, A. R.; Gerding, D. N.; Espinosa, R. O.; Hecht, D. W.; Kociolek, L. K.

Genome Announc. 2017 Sep 25; 5(38)


We report here the complete genome sequence of Clostridioides difficile strain DH/NAP11/106/ST-42, which is now the most common strain causing C. difficile infection among U.S. adults. This strain was isolated from the stool from a hospitalized pediatric patient with frequent relapses of C. difficile infection.

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