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Query: NC_012560:3200961:3202541 Azotobacter vinelandii DJ, complete genome

Start: 3202541, End: 3203149, Length: 609

Host Lineage: Azotobacter vinelandii; Azotobacter; Pseudomonadaceae; Pseudomonadales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: This organism was first isolated from the soil in Vineland, New Jersey, although it is found worldwide. It is a large obligate aerobe that has one of the highest respiratory rates of any organism. Azotobacter vinelandii also produces a number of unusual nitrogenases which allow it to fix atmospheric nitrogen to ammonia, a compound it can then use as a nitrogen source. It protects the oxygen-sensitive nitrogenase enzymes through its high respiratory rate, which sequesters the nitrogenase complexes in an anoxic environment. This organism has a number of unusual characteristics. Under extreme environmental conditions, the cell will produce a cyst that is resistant to dessication and is surrounded by two capsular polysaccharide layers. This organism produces two industrially important polysaccharides, poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate (PHB) and alginate. PHB is a thermoplastic biopolymer, and alginate is used in the food industry. Alginate is also used by the pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa to infect the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients.




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SubjectStartEndLengthSubject Host DescriptionCDS descriptionE-valueBit score
NC_021150:3200959:320253932025393203147609Azotobacter vinelandii CA6, complete genomecysteine dioxygenase type I protein5e-113406
NC_012721:2223641:222544822254482226065618Burkholderia glumae BGR1 chromosome 2, complete genomeCysteine dioxygenase type I9e-61233
NC_020064:3998715:402644040264404027039600Serratia marcescens FGI94, complete genomeputative metal-dependent enzyme of the double-stranded beta helix superfamily4e-57221
NC_018681:7692560:769381376938137694298486Nocardia brasiliensis ATCC 700358 chromosome, complete genomecysteine dioxygenase type I9e-21100
NC_016047:2658000:267494526749452675511567Bacillus subtilis subsp. spizizenii TU-B-10 chromosome, completecysteine dioxygenase type I1e-1789.7
NC_007948:1695500:170816817081681708737570Polaromonas sp. JS666, complete genomecysteine dioxygenase type I1e-1066.2
NC_020541:2551539:255685525568552557436582Rhodanobacter sp. 2APBS1, complete genomeputative metal-dependent enzyme of the double-stranded beta helix superfamily1e-0859.7