The H. pylori
) J99 strains are Gram-negative, micro-aerophilic, spiral-shaped and flagellated bacteria, are associated with the pathogenesis of Gastric inflammation and Peptic ulcer disease (Ref.1). Presence of H. pylori
J99 in the gastric mucosa is associated with Duodenal ulcers. The H. pylori
genome is important for drug discovery and vaccine development and this is exemplified by the genome analysis of not only H. pylori
Strain 26695 but also H. pylori J99.
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