KEGG   Streptococcus pyogenes MGAS315 (serotype M3)

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T numberT00089
NameStreptococcus pyogenes MGAS315 (serotype M3)
TaxonomyTAX: 198466
    LineageBacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Lactobacillales; Streptococcaceae; Streptococcus
Data sourceGenBank (Assembly: GCA_000007425.1)
BioProject: 311
KeywordsHuman pathogen
DiseaseH00333 Streptococcal infection
H01426 Invasive streptococcal disease
CommentGroupA streptococcus (GAS).
Associates with unusually severe infections and a high mortality rate.
Isolated from a patient with streptococcal toxic shock syndrome in Texas, United States, in late 1980's.
    SequenceGB: AE014074
StatisticsNumber of nucleotides: 1900521
Number of protein genes: 1865
Number of RNA genes: 80
ReferencePMID: 12122206
    AuthorsBeres SB, Sylva GL, Barbian KD, Lei B, Hoff JS, Mammarella ND, Liu MY, Smoot JC, Porcella SF, Parkins LD, et al.
    TitleGenome sequence of a serotype M3 strain of group A Streptococcus: Phage-encoded toxins, the high- virulence phenotype, and clone emergence.
    JournalProc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:10078-83 (2002)
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.152298499