Whole-Genome Sequences of an Abortive Bacillus safensis Strain Isolated from a Mare's Uterus. Academic Article uri icon


  • This is a report of two Bacillus safensis genomes sequenced from separate cultures isolated from the uterus of a 16-year-old Westphalian mare that aborted a dead fetus. This strain represents the first case of a B. safensis-associated equine abortion and the first case of infection caused by this bacterium.

published proceedings

  • Microbiol Resour Announc

altmetric score

  • 5.08

author list (cited authors)

  • Little, S. V., Hillhouse, A. E., & Lawhon, S. D.

citation count

  • 1

complete list of authors

  • Little, Sara V||Hillhouse, Andrew E||Lawhon, Sara D

editor list (cited editors)

  • Dunning Hotopp, J. C.

publication date

  • May 2020