Clostridium difficile, belonging to ribotype 018 (RT018), is one of the most prevalent genotypes circulating in hospital settings in Italy. Here, we report the draft genome of C. difficile CD8-15 belonging to RT018, isolated from a patient with fatal C. difficileassociated infection.
Riccobono, E., Di Pilato, V., Della Malva, N., Meini, S., Ciraolo, F., Torricelli, F., & Rossolini, G. M. (2016). Draft genome sequence of Clostridium difficile belonging to ribotype 018 and sequence type 17. Genome Announcements, 4(5). https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00907-16