KEGG   GENOME: Sinorhizobium meliloti 1021
Entry
T00058            Complete  Genome                                 

Name
sme, RHIME, 266834
Definition
Sinorhizobium meliloti 1021, endosymbiont of Medicago sativa and Medicago truncatula
Category
Reference genome
Annotation
yes
Taxonomy
TAX:266834
  Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Alphaproteobacteria; Hyphomicrobiales; Rhizobiaceae; Sinorhizobium/Ensifer group; Sinorhizobium
Data source
GenBank (Assembly:GCA_000006965.1)
BioProject:57603
Original DB
Keywords
Plant endosymbiont, Denitrification
Comment
Symbiont of alfalfa (Medicago sativa) and its close relative Medicago truncatula.
Alpha-proteobacterium that forms agronomically important N2-fixing root nodules in legumes.
Chromosome
Circular
  Sequence
  Length
3654135
Plasmid
pSymA; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1354226
Plasmid
pSymB; Circular
  Sequence
  Length
1683333
Statistics
Number of nucleotides:       6691694
Number of protein genes:        6233
Number of RNA genes:              71
Created
2001
Reference
PMID:11474104 (chromosome)
  Authors
Galibert F, Finan TM, Long SR, Puhler A, Abola P, Ampe F, Barloy-Hubler F, Barnett MJ, Becker A, Boistard P, et al.
  Title
The composite genome of the legume symbiont Sinorhizobium meliloti.
  Journal
Science 293:668-72 (2001)
DOI:10.1126/science.1060966
Reference
PMID:11481432 (plasmid pSymA)
  Authors
Barnett MJ, Fisher RF, Jones T, Komp C, Abola AP, Barloy-Hubler F, Bowser L, Capela D, Galibert F, Gouzy J, et al.
  Title
Nucleotide sequence and predicted functions of the entire Sinorhizobium meliloti pSymA megaplasmid.
  Journal
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:9883-8 (2001)
DOI:10.1073/pnas.161294798
Reference
PMID:11481431 (plasmid pSymB)
  Authors
Finan TM, Weidner S, Wong K, Buhrmester J, Chain P, Vorholter FJ, Hernandez-Lucas I, Becker A, Cowie A, Gouzy J, et al.
  Title
The complete sequence of the 1,683-kb pSymB megaplasmid from the N2-fixing endosymbiont Sinorhizobium meliloti.
  Journal
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:9889-94 (2001)
DOI:10.1073/pnas.161294698
Reference
  Authors
Capela D, Barloy-Hubler F, Gouzy J, Bothe G, Ampe F, Batut J, Boistard P, Becker A, Boutry M, Cadieu E, et al.
  Title
Analysis of the chromosome sequence of the legume symbiont Sinorhizobium meliloti strain 1021.
  Journal
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:9877-82 (2001)
DOI:10.1073/pnas.161294398

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