KEGG   GENOME: Thermoplasma acidophilumHelp
Entry
T00037            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
tac, THEAC, 273075
Definition
Thermoplasma acidophilum DSM 1728
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:273075
  Lineage
Archaea; Euryarchaeota; Thermoplasmata; Thermoplasmatales; Thermoplasmataceae; Thermoplasma
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Max-Planck
Comment
Thermoacidophilic archaeon.
Species of the genus Thermoplasma do not possess a rigid cell wall, but are only delimited by a plasma membrane.
It thrives at 59 deg C and pH 2, which was isolated from self-heating coal refuse piles and solfatara fields.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1564906
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1564906
Number of protein genes:        1484
Number of RNA genes:              48
Reference
  Authors
Ruepp A, et al.
  Title
The genome sequence of the thermoacidophilic scavenger Thermoplasma acidophilum.
  Journal
Nature 407:508-13 (2000)

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