KEGG   Methanosphaera stadtmanae

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T numberT00313
Org codemst
AliasesMETST, 339860
Full nameMethanosphaera stadtmanae
DefinitionMethanosphaera stadtmanae DSM 3091
CategoryType strain
TaxonomyTAX: 339860
    LineageArchaea; Euryarchaeota; Methanomada group; Methanobacteria; Methanobacteriales; Methanobacteriaceae; Methanosphaera
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000012545.1)
BioProject: 15579
KeywordsAutotrophic methanogen
CommentHuman intestinal inhabitant.
Capable of generating methane only by reduction of methanol with H2.
Dependent on acetate as a carbon source.
    SequenceGB: CP000102
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 1767403
Number of protein genes: 1534
Number of RNA genes: 52
ReferencePMID: 16385054
    AuthorsFricke WF, Seedorf H, Henne A, Kruer M, Liesegang H, Hedderich R, Gottschalk G, Thauer RK.
    TitleThe genome sequence of Methanosphaera stadtmanae reveals why this human intestinal archaeon is restricted to methanol and H2 for methane formation and ATP synthesis.
    JournalJ Bacteriol 188:642-58 (2006)
DOI: 10.1128/JB.188.2.642-658.2006