KEGG   GENOME: Pyrococcus furiosus DSM 3638Help
Entry
T00075            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
pfu, PYRFU, 186497
Definition
Pyrococcus furiosus DSM 3638
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:186497
  Lineage
Archaea; Euryarchaeota; Thermococci; Thermococcales; Thermococcaceae; Pyrococcus
Taxonomy
Data source
RefSeq (Project:57873)
Original DB
Comment
Fermentative, sulfur-reducing hyperthermophile.
Isolated from a shallow marine solfatara at Vulcano Island near southern Italy.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1908256
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1908256
Number of protein genes:        2122
Number of RNA genes:             103
Reference
  Authors
Maeder DL, et al.
  Title
Divergence of the hyperthermophilic archaea Pyrococcus furiosus and P. horikoshii inferred from complete genomic sequences.
  Journal
Genetics 152:1299-305 (1999)
Reference
  Authors
Diruggiero J, et al.
  Title
Evidence of recent lateral gene transfer among hyperthermophilic archaea.
  Journal
Mol Microbiol 38:684-93 (2000)
Reference
  Authors
Robb FT, et al.
  Title
Genomic sequence of hyperthermophile, Pyrococcus furiosus: implications for physiology and enzymology.
  Journal
Methods Enzymol 330:134-57 (2001)

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