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Query: NC_011283:4212000:4223392 Klebsiella pneumoniae 342 chromosome, complete genome

Start: 4223392, End: 4224351, Length: 960

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_014306:3524980:3573311357331135743121002Erwinia billingiae Eb661, complete genomephage protein6e-62238
NC_015733:2720183:2754658275465827558391182Pseudomonas putida S16 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-30133
NC_011094:593100:607074607074608042969Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Schwarzengrund strhypothetical protein1e-1790.5
NC_011601:2614691:262321426232142624182969Escherichia coli O127:H6 str. E2348/69 chromosome, complete genomehypothetical protein2e-1789.7
NC_011740:2072173:2113118211311821141371020Escherichia fergusonii ATCC 35469, complete genomeconserved hypothetical protein from phage3e-1789.4
NC_009720:4087831:4090061409006140910711011Xanthobacter autotrophicus Py2, complete genomehypothetical protein1e-0861.2