Draft genome sequence of anoxybacillus ayderensis strain MT-Cab (Firmicutes)

Vera Thiel, Marcus Tank, Lynn P. Tomsho, Richard Burhans, Scott E. Gaya, Trinity L. Hamilton, Stephan C. Schuster, Donald A. Bryant

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The draft genome of the Gram-positive spore-forming Anoxybacillus ayderensis strain MT-Cab (Firmicutes), isolated from an enrichment culture of Chloracidobacterium thermophilum, was sequenced and comprises 2,577,015 bp in 92 contigs. The draft genome is predicted to consist of 2,699 protein-coding genes, 73 tRNA-coding genes, and an estimated 8 rRNA operons.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00547-17
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number26
StatePublished - Jun 1 2017

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Funding Information:
This sample was collected under Yellowstone National Park collection permit no. YELL-SCI-0129. The collection of mat material was funded by the National Science Foundation (grant EF-0805385). This research was supported by the Genomic Science Program (GSP), Office of Biological and Environmental Research (OBER), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and is a contribution of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) Foundational Scientific Focus Area. This work was also funded by grant DE-FG02-94ER20137 (to D.A.B.) from the Photosynthetic Systems Program, Division of Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences (CSGB), Office of Basic Energy Sciences of the U.S. Department of Energy.

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