KEGG   Nannochloropsis gaditana

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T numberT02917
NameNannochloropsis gaditana CCMP526
TaxonomyTAX: 1093141
    LineageEukaryota; Sar; Stramenopiles; Ochrophyta; Eustigmatophyceae; Eustigmatales; Monodopsidaceae; Nannochloropsis
BriteKEGG organisms [BR:br08601]
KEGG organisms in the NCBI taxonomy [BR:br08610]
KEGG organisms in taxonomic ranks [BR:br08611]
KEGG organisms: protists [BR:br08615]
Data sourceRefSeq (Assembly: GCF_000240725.1 Scaffold)
BioProject: 224372
CommentOleaginous alga.
Stores relatively large amounts of lipid, in the form of triacylglycerides (TAG), even during logarithmic growth.
Has high photoautotrophic biomass and lipid production rates.
Capable of growing to high densities while tolerating a wide range of conditions with regards to pH, temperature and salinity.
StatisticsNumber of protein genes: 3554
ReferencePMID: 22353717
    AuthorsRadakovits R, Jinkerson RE, Fuerstenberg SI, Tae H, Settlage RE, Boore JL, Posewitz MC
    TitleDraft genome sequence and genetic transformation of the oleaginous alga Nannochloropis gaditana.
    JournalNat Commun 3:686 (2012)
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms1688