KEGG   GENOME: Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS315 (serotype M3)Help
Entry
T00089            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
spg, STRP3, 198466
Definition
Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS315 (serotype M3)
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:198466
  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).
Associates with unusually severe infections and a high mortality rate.
Isolated from a patient with streptococcal toxic shock syndrome in Texas, United States, in late 1980's.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1900521
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1900521
Number of protein genes:        1865
Number of RNA genes:              80
Reference
  Authors
Beres SB et al.
  Title
Genome sequence of a serotype M3 strain of group A Streptococcus: Phage-encoded toxins, the high- virulence phenotype, and clone emergence.
  Journal
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:10078-83 (2002)

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