KEGG   GENOME: Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS8232 (serotype M18)Help
Entry
T00079            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
spm, STRP8, 186103
Definition
Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS8232 (serotype M18)
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:186103
  Lineage
Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Streptococcaceae; Streptococcus
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
NIAID,NIH
Keywords
Human pathogen
Disease
H00333  Streptococcal infection
H01424  Group A streptococcal pharyngitis
H01426  Invasive streptococcal disease
H01452  Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infection (PANDAS)
H01455  Necrotizing fasciitis
H01515  Scarlet fever
H01517  Erysipelas
Comment
GroupA streptococcus (GAS).
Associated for decades with acute rheumatic fever outbreaks in the U.S.
Isolated from a patient with Acute rheumatic fever.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1895017
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1895017
Number of protein genes:        1845
Number of RNA genes:              12
Reference
  Authors
Smoot JC et al.
  Title
Genome sequence and comparative microarray analysis of serotype M18 group A Streptococcus strains associated with acute rheumatic fever outbreaks.
  Journal
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:4668-73 (2002)

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