KEGG   GENOME: Clostridium botulinum Ba4Help
Entry
T00895            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
cbi, CLOB6, 515621
Definition
Clostridium botulinum Ba4 657
Annotation
manualShow organism
Taxonomy
TAX:515621
  Lineage
Bacteria; Firmicutes; Clostridia; Clostridiales; Clostridiaceae; Clostridium
Taxonomy
Data source
Original DB
LANL
Keywords
Human pathogen
Disease
H00339  Botulism
H01410  Anaerobic infection
Comment
Bivalent strain that express two different BoNT types.
Expresses extremely potent neurotoxins known as botulinum neurotoxins (BoNTs) that cause long-lasting, potentially fatal intoxications in humans and other mammals.
From an infant botulism case in Texas.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
3977794
Plasmid
pCLJ; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
270022
Plasmid
pCLJ2; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
9953
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       4257769
Number of protein genes:        4003
Number of RNA genes:             116
Reference
  Authors
Smith TJ et al.
  Title
Analysis of the neurotoxin complex genes in Clostridium botulinum A1-A4 and B1 strains: BoNT/A3, /Ba4 and /B1 clusters are located within plasmids.
  Journal
PLoS One 2:e1271 (2007)

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