KEGG   GENOME: Chlamydia abortus S26/3Help
Entry
T00242            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
cab, CHLAB, 218497
Definition
Chlamydia abortus S26/3 (Chlamydophila abortus S26/3)
Annotation
manualShow organism
Taxonomy
TAX:218497
  Lineage
Bacteria; Chlamydiae; Chlamydiales; Chlamydiaceae; Chlamydia/Chlamydophila group; Chlamydia
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Keywords
Human pathogen, Animal pathogen
Comment
Obligate intracellular bacterial pathogen.
Important cause of late gestation abortions in ruminants and pigs.
Represents a threat to human health because it can cause zoonotic infections.
Isolated from a vaccinated ewe that aborted in Scotland in 1979.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1144377
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1144377
Number of protein genes:         932
Number of RNA genes:              42
Reference
  Authors
Thomson NR et al.
  Title
The Chlamydophila abortus genome sequence reveals an array of variable proteins that contribute to interspecies variation.
  Journal
Genome Res 15:629-40 (2005)

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