KEGG   GENOME: Mycobacterium marinumHelp
Entry
T00694            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
mmi, MYCMM, 216594
Definition
Mycobacterium marinum M
Annotation
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Taxonomy
TAX:216594
  Lineage
Bacteria; Actinobacteria; Actinobacteridae; Actinomycetales; Corynebacterineae; Mycobacteriaceae; Mycobacterium
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
Keywords
Human pathogen, Animal pathogen
Disease
H00285  
Blau syndrome
Comment
Ubiquitous pathogen of fish and amphibia.
Shown to also be a human pathogen.
Facultative anaerobe.
Unable to reduce nitrate and produces characteristic bright yellow carotenoid pigments when exposed to light.
Isolated from a patient with fish tank granuloma in San Francisco in 1992.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
6636827
Plasmid
pMM23; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
23317
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       6660144
Number of protein genes:        5452
Number of RNA genes:              51
Reference
  Authors
Stinear TP, et al.
  Title
Insights from the complete genome sequence of Mycobacterium marinum on the evolution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
  Journal
Genome Res 18:729-41 (2008)

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