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Query: NC_015711:7265439:7279851 Myxococcus fulvus HW-1 chromosome, complete genome

Start: 7279851, End: 7280483, Length: 633

Host Lineage: Myxococcus fulvus; Myxococcus; Myxococcaceae; Myxococcales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: 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. Myxococcus fulvus 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_008095:5312926:532747953274795328114636Myxococcus xanthus DK 1622, complete genomehypothetical protein4e-94343
NC_020126:6190662:620531162053116205991681Myxococcus stipitatus DSM 14675, complete genomehypothetical protein2e-86318