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Query: NC_008312:2511500:2525896 Trichodesmium erythraeum IMS101, complete genome

Start: 2525896, End: 2526141, Length: 246

Host Lineage: Trichodesmium erythraeum; Trichodesmium; ; Oscillatoriales; Cyanobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: Trichodesmium erythraeum strain IMS101 was isolated from the North Carolina coast in 1992 and grows in straight filaments. Filamentous marine cyanobacterium. This filamentous marine cyanobacterium is a nitrogen-fixing organism that contribues a significant amount of the global fixed nitrogen each year. These bacteria are unusual in that nitrogen fixation takes place in a differentiated cell called the diazocyte which is different from the nitrogen-fixing differentiated cell (heterocyst) found in other cyanobacteria. The diazocyte is developed in order to protect the oxygen-sensitive nitrogenases and includes a number of changes including production of more membranes and down-regulation of photosynthetic activity during times of peak nitrogen fixation (noontime). This organism gives the Red Sea its name when large blooms appear and is one of the organisms most often associated with large blooms in marine waters.

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SubjectStartEndLengthSubject Host DescriptionCDS descriptionE-valueBit score
NC_008312:7287000:728945772894577289702246Trichodesmium erythraeum IMS101, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-27121
NC_008312:4731692:473684347368434737214372Trichodesmium erythraeum IMS101, complete genomehypothetical protein6e-1579.3
NC_008312:2511500:251392025139202514420501Trichodesmium erythraeum IMS101, complete genomehypothetical protein7e-1579.3