KEGG   GENOME: Candidatus Ruthia magnifica (Calyptogena magnifica)Help
Entry
T00438            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
rma, RUTMC, 413404
Definition
Candidatus Ruthia magnifica Cm, endosymbiont of Calyptogena magnifica (hydrothermal vent clam)
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:413404
  Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; sulfur-oxidizing symbionts
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Keywords
Endosymbiont, Dissimilatory sulfate reduction
Comment
Intracellular sulfur-oxidizing endosymbiont.
Encodes all the metabolic pathways typical of free-living chemoautotrophs, including carbon fixation, sulfur oxidation, nitrogen assimilation, and amino acid and cofactor/vitamin biosynthesis.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1160782
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1160782
Number of protein genes:         976
Number of RNA genes:              41
Reference
  Authors
Newton IL, et al.
  Title
The Calyptogena magnifica chemoautotrophic symbiont genome.
  Journal
Science 315:998-1000 (2007)

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