Query: NC_019908:2496149:2496149 Brachyspira pilosicoli P43/6/78 chromosome, complete genome
Start: 2496149, End: 2503141, Length: 6993
Host Lineage: Brachyspira pilosicoli; Brachyspira; Brachyspiraceae; Spirochaetales; Spirochaetes; Bacteria
General Information: Brachyspira pilosicoli is an anaerobic spirochete that colonizes the large intestine of various species of birds and animals and humans. It attaches to colonic enterocytes in a condition called 'intestinal spirochetosis', characterized by mild colitis, diarrhea and reduced growth.