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Query: NC_011283:2185462:2197541 Klebsiella pneumoniae 342 chromosome, complete genome

Start: 2197541, End: 2197987, Length: 447

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_011283:4438500:444849744484974448943447Klebsiella pneumoniae 342 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein5e-69259
NC_013850:2103469:213109121310912131453363Klebsiella variicola At-22 chromosome, complete genomeProteinase inhibitor I42, chagasin9e-52201
NC_014500:2019113:202328320232832023648366Dickeya dadantii 3937 chromosome, complete genomelipoprotein2e-1064.7
NC_013592:2703327:272173727217372722102366Dickeya dadantii Ech586, complete genomeProteinase inhibitor I42, chagasin3e-0960.5
NC_013722:850307:854771854771855232462Xanthomonas albilineans, complete genomehypothetical protein2e-0755.1