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Query: NC_003030:3465352:3472547 Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824, complete genome

Start: 3472547, End: 3473275, Length: 729

Host Lineage: Clostridium acetobutylicum; Clostridium; Clostridiaceae; Clostridiales; Firmicutes; Bacteria

General Information: This strain was isolated in 1924 from garden soil in Connecticut, USA, by E. Wyer and L. Rettger. It is one of the best studied solventogenic clostridia. Solvent-producing bacterium. This genus comprises about 150 metabolically diverse species of anaerobes that are ubiquitous in virtually all anoxic habitats where organic compounds are present, including soils, aquatic sediments and the intestinal tracts of animals and humans. This shape is attributed to the presence of endospores that develop under conditions unfavorable for vegetative growth and distend single cells terminally or sub-terminally. Spores germinate under conditions favorable for vegetative growth, such as anaerobiosis and presence of organic substrates. It is believed that present day Mollicutes (Eubacteria) have evolved regressively (i.e., by genome reduction) from gram-positive clostridia-like ancestors with a low GC content in DNA. This organism is a benign saccharolytic and proteolytic soil bacterium capable of producing a number of organic solvents (solventogenic bacterium) through fermentation of various organic compounds. acetobutyricum were isolated by Chaim Weizman during the World War I and used to develop industrial starch-based acetone, butanol and ethanol fermentation processes.




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SubjectStartEndLengthSubject Host DescriptionCDS descriptionE-valueBit score
NC_003030:3465352:347334934733493474284936Clostridium acetobutylicum ATCC 824, complete genome1e-1377
NC_014829:4057318:407395440739544074784831Bacillus cellulosilyticus DSM 2522 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein4e-1271.6
NC_015687:3470829:347497534749753475874900Clostridium acetobutylicum DSM 1731 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-1377
NC_009699:1352211:135892313589231359816894Clostridium botulinum F str. Langeland chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-1273.6
NC_017295:3472797:347279734727973473696900Clostridium acetobutylicum EA 2018 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-1377
NC_017297:1352506:135921913592191360112894Clostridium botulinum F str. 230613 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-1273.6
NC_015687:3470829:347417334741733474901729Clostridium acetobutylicum DSM 1731 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein3e-105381
NC_015589:3852217:386447238644723865221750Desulfotomaculum ruminis DSM 2154 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein3e-1375.5