The UK Mycobacterium tuberculosis Strain Typing Database
The aim of this project is to establish a National microbiological typing database for Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which will hold molecular typing data and minimum clinical and epidemiological data as defined by the HPA TB Project Board group members.
This web-project has now finished
The methodological change from 15 to 24 locus VNTR typing has resulted in the discontinuation of data submission to this resource. The website is maintained for historical reasons but no data has been added to the website since 2011There is a type typing cluster resource that can be access from:
PHE TB Cluster Resource
If you have any questions regarding the UK TB Strain Typing Strategy, please contact the Bioinformatics Unit at CFI.