Reference genomes of Clostridium difficile

We have sequenced and annotated 15 high quality reference genomes of Clostridium difficile.

These genomes belongs to different ribotypes of C. difficile including hypervirulents ribotypes (RT027 and RT078).


C. difficile annotation files Download

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Lawley Lab

Data use

This sequencing centre plans on publishing the completed and annotated sequences in a peer-reviewed journal as soon as possible. Permission of the principal investigator should be obtained before publishing analyses of the sequence/open reading frames/genes on a chromosome or genome scale. See our data sharing policy.