KEGG   Desulfurobacterium thermolithotrophum

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T numberT01427
Org codedte
Aliases868864
Full nameDesulfurobacterium thermolithotrophum
DefinitionDesulfurobacterium thermolithotrophum DSM 11699
CategoryType strain
Annotationyes
TaxonomyTAX: 868864
    LineageBacteria; Aquificae; Desulfurobacteriales; Desulfurobacteriaceae; Desulfurobacterium
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000191045.1)
BioProject: 51497
Original DBJGI
KeywordsCarbon fixation
CommentStrictly anaerobic, chemolitoautotrophic, sulfur reducer.
Preferentially synthesizes high-melting-point fatty acids (C18 and C20).
Collected from the Snake Pit vent field on the mid Atlantic Ridge with the help of the submersible Nautile at a depth of 3500 m.
ChromosomeCircular
    SequenceGB: CP002543
    Length1541968
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 1541968
Number of protein genes: 1509
Number of RNA genes: 51
Created2011
ReferencePMID: 22675590
    AuthorsGoker M, Daligault H, Mwirichia R, Lapidus A, Lucas S, Deshpande S, Pagani I, Tapia R, Cheng JF, Goodwin L, et al.
    TitleComplete genome sequence of the thermophilic sulfur-reducer Desulfurobacterium thermolithotrophum type strain (BSA(T)) from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent.
    JournalStand Genomic Sci 5:407-15 (2011)
DOI: 10.4056/sigs.2465574