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Borrelia burgdorferi MLSA Database

This website hosts a database containing allele sequences and isolate data used for multilocus sequence analysis of Borrelia burgdorferi. Further details can be found in Richter et al. (2006) Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:873-881.

Please note that the B. burgdorferi MLST scheme described in Margos et al. 2008, Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 105:8730-5 is hosted at http://borrelia.mlst.net/.

This scheme was developed by Danièle Postic, Martine Garnier and Guy Baranton, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France.

Citing the database

The preferred format for citing this website in publications is:

This publication made use of the Borrelia burgdorferi MLSA website (https://pubmlst.org/ bburgdorferi/) sited at the University of Oxford. The development of this site has been funded by the Wellcome Trust.