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Query: NC_011283:1178500:1194530 Klebsiella pneumoniae 342 chromosome, complete genome

Start: 1194530, End: 1195444, Length: 915

Host Lineage: Klebsiella pneumoniae; Klebsiella; Enterobacteriaceae; Enterobacteriales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: Klebsiella pneumoniae 342 was isolated from the stem tissue of Zea mays. This strain fixes atmospheric nitrogen and may be able to provide nitrogen, in the form of ammonia, to plant cells. This organism is the most medically important organism within the genus Klebsiella. It is an environmental organism found in water, soil, and on the surface of plants. Several strains have been isolated from plant tissues and are nitrogen-fixing endophytes that may be a source of nitrogen for the plant. Other strains can become opportunistic pathogens which infect humans, and typically causes hospital-acquired infections in immunocompromised patients. Major sites of infection include the lungs, where it causes a type of pneumonia, and urinary tract infections. Klebsiella can also enter the bloodstream (bacterimia) and cause sepsis. The pathogen can also infect animals and cause inflammation of the uterus in horses as well as more generalized infections in other mammals. This organism expresses numerous pathogenicity factors, including multiple adhesins, capsular polysaccharide, siderophores, and lipopolysaccharide for the evasion of host defenses. The multiple antibiotic resistance genes carried on the chromosome inhibit efforts to clear the organism from infected patients via antibiotic use.




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SubjectStartEndLengthSubject Host DescriptionCDS descriptionE-valueBit score
NC_020181:5130513:515226251522625153176915Enterobacter aerogenes EA1509E, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-161569
CU928145:2973968:298878929887892989535747Escherichia coli 55989 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein4e-91334
NC_011748:2973968:298878929887892989535747Escherichia coli 55989, complete genomehypothetical protein4e-91334
NC_011748:2973968:298938729893872989701315Escherichia coli 55989, complete genomehypothetical protein8e-1787.8
CU928145:2973968:298938729893872989701315Escherichia coli 55989 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein8e-1787.8
NC_010125:2884762:2907288290728829083221035Gluconacetobacter diazotrophicus PAl 5, complete genomehypothetical protein6e-1478.2
NC_012791:4794362:480638748063874806647261Variovorax paradoxus S110 chromosome 1, complete genome1e-1067