KEGG   GENOME: Streptococcus suis 05ZYH33Help
Entry
T00514            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
ssu, STRSY, 391295
Definition
Streptococcus suis 05ZYH33
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:391295
  Lineage
Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Streptococcaceae; Streptococcus
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Beijing
Keywords
Human pathogen, Animal pathogen
Disease
H00334  
Bacterial endocarditis
Comment
Important zoonotic pathogen, causing more than 200 cases of severe human infection worldwide, with the hallmarks of meningitis, septicemia, arthritis, etc.
Recognized as an etiological agent for streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS), which was originally associated with Streptococcus pyogenes (GAS) in Streptococci.
Isolated from a human in Ziyang County, China, 2005.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
2096309
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       2096309
Number of protein genes:        2186
Number of RNA genes:              68
Reference
  Authors
Chen C, et al.
  Title
A glimpse of streptococcal toxic shock syndrome from comparative genomics of S. suis 2 Chinese isolates.
  Journal
PLoS One 2:e315 (2007)

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