Pazos A, Kodaman N, Piazuelo MB, Romero-Gallo J, Sobota RS, Israel DA, Bravo LE, Morgan DR, Wilson KT, Correa P, Peek RM, Williams SM, Schneider BG. Draft Genome Sequences of 13 Colombian Helicobacter pylori Strains Isolated from Pacific Coast and Andean Residents. Genome announcements. 2017 Apr 13;5(5). PMID: 28408665 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC5391403
We present here the draft genomes of 13 Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from Colombian residents on the Pacific coast (n = 6) and in the Andes mountains (n = 7), locations that differ in gastric cancer risk. These 13 strains were obtained from individuals with diagnosed gastric lesions.