KEGG   GENOME: Candidatus Vesicomyosocius okutanii (Calyptogena okutanii)Help
Entry
T00530            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
vok, VESOH, 412965
Definition
Candidatus Vesicomyosocius okutanii HA, endosymbiont of Calyptogena okutanii (deep-sea clam)
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:412965
  Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; sulfur-oxidizing symbionts
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Keywords
Dissimilatory sulfate reduction, Endosymbiont
Comment
Thioautotrophic intracellular symbiont.
The smallest reported genome in autotrophic bacteria.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1022154
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       1022154
Number of protein genes:         937
Number of RNA genes:              38
Reference
  Authors
Kuwahara H, et al.
  Title
Reduced genome of the thioautotrophic intracellular symbiont in a deep-sea clam,  Calyptogena okutanii.
  Journal
Curr Biol 17:881-6 (2007)

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