KEGG   Tetrahymena thermophila

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T numberT01020
Org codetet
AliasesTETTH, 312017
Full nameTetrahymena thermophila
DefinitionTetrahymena thermophila SB210, macronuclear genome
TaxonomyTAX: 312017
    LineageEukaryota; Sar; Alveolata; Ciliophora; Intramacronucleata; Oligohymenophorea; Hymenostomatida; Tetrahymenina; Tetrahymenidae; Tetrahymena
Data sourceRefSeq (Assembly: GCF_000189635.1)
BioProject: 16792
Original DBTGD
CommentHas separate germline and soma functions that are embodied by distinct nuclei within a single cell.
First isolated from the wild in the 1950s.
StatisticsNumber of protein genes: 27041
Number of RNA genes: 14
ReferencePMID: 16933976
    AuthorsEisen JA et al.
    TitleMacronuclear genome sequence of the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila, a model eukaryote.
    JournalPLoS Biol 4:e286 (2006)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0040286