KEGG   GENOME: Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni NCTC 11168 = ATCC 700819Help
Entry
T00026            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
cje, CAMJE, 192222
Definition
Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni NCTC 11168 = ATCC 700819
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:192222
  Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Epsilonproteobacteria; Campylobacterales; Campylobacteraceae; Campylobacter
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Keywords
Human pathogen
Disease
H00321  
Campylobacter infection
Comment
Microaerophilic, flagellate, spiral bacterium.
Leading cause of bacterial food-borne diarrhoeal disease throughout the world.
The most frequent antecedent to a form of neuromuscular paralysis known as Guillain-Barre syndrome.
Isolated from clinical sample in the UK in 1977.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1641481
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1641481
Number of protein genes:        1576
Number of RNA genes:              56
Reference
  Authors
Parkhill J, et al.
  Title
The genome sequence of the food-borne pathogen Campylobacter jejuni reveals hypervariable sequences.
  Journal
Nature 403:665-8 (2000)

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