KEGG   Methanosarcina acetivorans

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T numberT00080
Org codemac
AliasesMETAC, 188937
Full nameMethanosarcina acetivorans
DefinitionMethanosarcina acetivorans C2A
CategoryType strain
TaxonomyTAX: 188937
    LineageArchaea; Euryarchaeota; Stenosarchaea group; Methanomicrobia; Methanosarcinales; Methanosarcinaceae; Methanosarcina
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000007345.1)
BioProject: 290
Original DBBROAD
KeywordsAutotrophic methanogen
CommentAcetate-utilizing methanogen.
Isolated from a marine canyon with large deposits of kelp and sea grass.
    SequenceGB: AE010299
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 5751492
Number of protein genes: 4540
Number of RNA genes: 10
ReferencePMID: 11932238
    AuthorsGalagan JE, Nusbaum C, Roy A, Endrizzi MG, Macdonald P, FitzHugh W, Calvo S, Engels R, Smirnov S, Atnoor D, et al.
    TitleThe genome of M. acetivorans reveals extensive metabolic and physiological diversity.
    JournalGenome Res 12:532-42 (2002)
DOI: 10.1101/gr.223902