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Query: NC_010162:10442904:10445610 Sorangium cellulosum 'So ce 56', complete genome

Start: 10445610, End: 10445960, Length: 351

Host Lineage: Sorangium cellulosum; Sorangium; Polyangiaceae; Myxococcales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: Sorangium cellulosum 'So ce 56' produces a large number of bioactive compounds, such as, the antifungal soraphen and the anticancer agent epothilone. This organism, like other myxobacteria, undergoes a complex development and differentiation pathway. When cell density increases, the organism switches to "social motility" where aggregates of cells can gather together into masses termed fruiting bodies that may consist of up to 100 000 cells. The motility system is not dependent on flagella like most bacteria, but instead relies on twitching pili: short extracellular appendages that may function analogously to oars in a rowboat. The myxobacteria have proved to be a rich source of novel natural products. Sorangium cellulosum produces a number of antibacterial, antifungal and cytotoxic substances which are being studies for therapeutic applications.




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SubjectStartEndLengthSubject Host DescriptionCDS descriptionE-valueBit score
NC_014032:269844:287934287934288362429Salinibacter ruber M8 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein6e-1166.2
NC_011884:3393500:340773534077353408169435Cyanothece sp. PCC 7425, complete genomePilT protein domain protein7e-0649.3