KEGG   GENOME: Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS6180 (serotype M28)Help
Entry
T00263            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
spb, STRPM, 319701
Definition
Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS6180 (serotype M28)
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:319701
  Lineage
Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Streptococcaceae; Streptococcus
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
NIAID-RML
Keywords
Human pathogen
Disease
H00333  
Streptococcal infection
H01424  
Group A streptococcal pharyngitis
H01426  
Invasive streptococcal disease
Comment
GroupA streptococcus (GAS).
Overrepresented among cases of puerperal sepsis and neonatal GAS infections.
Common causes of other types of invasive infections and pharyngitis in many countries.
Isolated from a case of invasive infection in Texas in the 1990s.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1897573
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1897573
Number of protein genes:        1894
Number of RNA genes:              83
Reference
  Authors
Green NM, et al.
  Title
Genome sequence of a serotype M28 strain of group a streptococcus: potential new insights into puerperal sepsis and bacterial disease specificity.
  Journal
J Infect Dis 192:760-70 (2005)

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