Phase variable genes of Campylobacter jejuni exhibit high mutation rates and specific mutational patterns but mutability is not the major determinant of population structure during host colonization.
Bayliss, Christopher D. 1,*; Bidmos, Fadil A. 1; Anjum, Awais 1; Manchev, Vladimir T. 1; Richards, Rebecca L . 1; Grossier, Jean-Philippe 1; Wooldridge, Karl G. 2; Ketley, Julian M. 1; Barrow, Paul A. 3; Jones, Michael A. 3; Tretyakov, Michael V. 4
Nucleic Acids Research.
40(13):5876-5889, July 2012.
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