KEGG   Ehrlichia ruminantium Welgevonden (France)

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T numberT00233
NameEhrlichia ruminantium Welgevonden (France)
CategoryType strain
TaxonomyTAX: 254945
    LineageBacteria; Pseudomonadota; Alphaproteobacteria; Rickettsiales; Anaplasmataceae; Ehrlichia
BriteKEGG organisms [BR:br08601]
KEGG organisms in the NCBI taxonomy [BR:br08610]
KEGG organisms in taxonomic ranks [BR:br08611]
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000050425.1 Complete Genome)
BioProject: 13355
KeywordsAnimal pathogen
CommentCausative agent of heartwater, a major tick-borne disease of livestock in Africa.
Isolated in South Africa in 1985 from mice injected with individually homogenized, infected, field-collected Amblyomma hebraeum ticks.
    SequenceGB: CR925678
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 1512977
Number of protein genes: 958
Number of RNA genes: 39
ReferencePMID: 16547041
    AuthorsFrutos R, Viari A, Ferraz C, Morgat A, Eychenie S, Kandassamy Y, Chantal I, Bensaid A, Coissac E, Vachiery N, et al.
    TitleComparative genomic analysis of three strains of Ehrlichia ruminantium reveals an active process of genome size plasticity.
    JournalJ Bacteriol 188:2533-42 (2006)
DOI: 10.1128/JB.188.7.2533-2542.2006