Pre_GI: SWBIT SVG BLASTN

Query: NC_014802:441000 Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni ICDCCJ07001 chromosome, complete

Lineage: Campylobacter jejuni; Campylobacter; Campylobacteraceae; Campylobacterales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: Gram-negative, microaerophilic, flagellate, spiral bacterium, Campylobacter species are the leading cause of food-borne gastroenteritis in developed countries. Infection with C. jejuni is the most frequent antecedent to a form of neuromuscular paralysis known as Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS). Strain ICDCCJ07001 was isolated following a GBS outbreak in Shuangyang, a town in northern China in 2007, from a severely affected 15 year-old girl GBS patient who had been on a ventilator for 180 days. Her clinical symptoms were motor axonal neuropathy. This organism is the leading cause of bacterial food poisoning (campylobacteriosis) in the world, and is more prevalent than Salmonella enteritis (salmonellosis). Found throughout nature, it can colonize the intestines of both mammals and birds, and transmission to humans occurs via contaminated food products. This organism can invade the epithelial layer by first attaching to epithelial cells, then penetrating through them. Systemic infections can also occur causing more severe illnesses.

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Subject: NC_014166:2621500 Arcobacter nitrofigilis DSM 7299 chromosome, complete genome

Lineage: Arcobacter nitrofigilis; Arcobacter; Campylobacteraceae; Campylobacterales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: Isolation: roots of the marshplant; Temp: Mesophile; Temp: 25C; Habitat: Host; Isolation:roots; Country:Canada: Nova Scotia. Microaerophilic, symbiotic Gram-negative bacterium. Arcobacter nitrofigilis, formerly Campylobacter nitrofigilis, was isolated from the roots of the marshplant Spartina alterniflora in Nova Scotia, Canada.