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Published in Genome Announcements (May/June 2013) 1:3, e00399-13. DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.00399-13.
Rickettsia prowazekii is a notable intracellular pathogen, the agent of epidemic typhus, and a potential biothreat agent. We present here whole-genome sequence data for four strains of R. prowazekii, including one from a flying squirrel.