Complete genome sequence of Methanothermus fervidus type strain (V24S)

Anderson, Iain, Djao, Olivier Duplex, Misra, Monica, Chertkov, Olga, Nolan, Matt, Lucas, Susan, Lapidus, Alla, Giavina Del Rio, Tijana, Tice, Hope, Cheng, Jan-Fang, Tapia, Roxanne, Han. Cliff, Goodwin, Lynne, Pitluck, Sam, Liolios, Konstantinos, Ivanova, Natalia, Mavromatis, Konstantinos, Mikhailova, Natalia, Pati, Amrita, Brambilla, Evelyne, Chen, Amy, Palaniappan, Krishna, Land, Miriam, Hauser, Loren, Chang, Yun-Juan, Jeffries, Cynthia D., Sikorski, Johannes, Spring, Stefan, Rohde, Manfred, Elchinger, Konrad, Huber, Harald, Wirth, Reinhard, Goker, Markus, Detter, John C., Woyke, Tanja, Bristow, James, Eisen, Jonathan A., Markowitz, Victor, Hugenholtz, Philip, Klenk, Hans-Peter and Kyrpides, Nikos C. (2010) Complete genome sequence of Methanothermus fervidus type strain (V24S). Standards in Genomic Sciences, 3 3: 315-324. doi:10.4056/sigs.1283367

Author Anderson, Iain
Djao, Olivier Duplex
Misra, Monica
Chertkov, Olga
Nolan, Matt
Lucas, Susan
Lapidus, Alla
Giavina Del Rio, Tijana
Tice, Hope
Cheng, Jan-Fang
Tapia, Roxanne
Han. Cliff
Goodwin, Lynne
Pitluck, Sam
Liolios, Konstantinos
Ivanova, Natalia
Mavromatis, Konstantinos
Mikhailova, Natalia
Pati, Amrita
Brambilla, Evelyne
Chen, Amy
Palaniappan, Krishna
Land, Miriam
Hauser, Loren
Chang, Yun-Juan
Jeffries, Cynthia D.
Sikorski, Johannes
Spring, Stefan
Rohde, Manfred
Elchinger, Konrad
Huber, Harald
Wirth, Reinhard
Goker, Markus
Detter, John C.
Woyke, Tanja
Bristow, James
Eisen, Jonathan A.
Markowitz, Victor
Hugenholtz, Philip
Klenk, Hans-Peter
Kyrpides, Nikos C.
Title Complete genome sequence of Methanothermus fervidus type strain (V24S)
Formatted title
Complete genome sequence of Methanothermus fervidus type strain (V24ST)
Journal name Standards in Genomic Sciences   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1944-3277
Publication date 2010-11-20
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.4056/sigs.1283367
Open Access Status DOI
Volume 3
Issue 3
Start page 315
End page 324
Total pages 19
Place of publication United States
Publisher Michigan State University * Genomic Standards Consortium
Language eng
Formatted abstract
Methanothermus fervidus Stetter 1982 is the type strain of the genus Methanothermus. This hyperthermophilic genus is of a thought to be endemic in Icelandic hot springs. M. fervidus was not only the first characterized organism with a maximal growth temperature (97°C) close to the boiling point of water, but also the first archaeon in which a detailed functional analysis of its histone protein was reported and the first one in which the function of 2,3-cyclodiphosphoglycerate in thermoadaptation was characterized. Strain V24ST is of interest because of its very low substrate ranges, it grows only on H2 + CO2. This is the first completed genome sequence of the family Methanothermaceae. Here we describe the features of this organism, together with the complete genome sequence and annotation. The 1,243,342 bp long genome with its 1,311 protein-coding and 50 RNA genes is a part of the Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea project.
Keyword Hyperthermophiles
Strictly anaerobic
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ
Additional Notes Print publication date: November 20, 2010.

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