KEGG   Desulfotomaculum reducens

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T numberT00494
Org codedrm
AliasesDESRM, 349161
Full nameDesulfotomaculum reducens
DefinitionDesulfotomaculum reducens MI-1
CategoryType strain
TaxonomyTAX: 349161
    LineageBacteria; Firmicutes; Clostridia; Clostridiales; Peptococcaceae; Desulfotomaculum
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000016165.1)
BioProject: 13424
Original DBJGI
KeywordsDissimilatory sulfate reduction
CommentSulfate-reducing bacteria.
Encodes for the oxidation of various electron donors, including three- and four- carbon fatty acids and alcohols.
Grows by coupling the oxidation of organic compounds to the reduction of Fe(III) to Fe(II).
Isolated from marine sediments heavily contaminated with chromium from Mare Island Naval Shipyard.
    SequenceGB: CP000612
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 3608104
Number of protein genes: 3276
Number of RNA genes: 100
ReferencePMID: 20482743
    AuthorsJunier P, Junier T, Podell S, Sims DR, Detter JC, Lykidis A, Han CS, Wigginton NS, Gaasterland T, Bernier-Latmani R
    TitleThe genome of the Gram-positive metal- and sulfate-reducing bacterium Desulfotomaculum reducens strain MI-1.
    JournalEnviron Microbiol 12:2738-54 (2010)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2010.02242.x