Pre_GI: SWBIT SVG BLASTN

Query: NC_017195:3815491 Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. RO-NN-1 chromosome, complete

Lineage: Bacillus subtilis; Bacillus; Bacillaceae; Bacillales; Firmicutes; Bacteria

General Information: This organism was one of the first bacteria studied, and was named Vibrio subtilis in 1835 and renamed Bacillus subtilis in 1872. It is one of the most well characterized bacterial organisms, and is a model system for cell differentiation and development. This soil bacterium can divide asymmetrically, producing an endospore that is resistant to environmental factors such as heat, acid, and salt, and which can persist in the environment for long periods of time. The endospore is formed at times of nutritional stress, allowing the organism to persist in the environment until conditions become favorable. Prior to the decision to produce the spore the bacterium might become motile, through the production of flagella, and also take up DNA from the environment through the competence system. The sporulation process is complex and involves the coordinated regulation of hundreds of genes in the genome. This initial step results in the coordinated asymmetric cellular division and endospore formation through multiple stages that produces a single spore from the mother cell.

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BLASTN Alignment.txt

Subject: NC_015389:1858732 Coriobacterium glomerans PW2 chromosome, complete genome

Lineage: Coriobacterium glomerans; Coriobacterium; Coriobacteriaceae; Coriobacteriales; Actinobacteria; Bacteria

General Information: Country: Germany; Environment: Host, Intestinal tract; Isolation: Intestinal tract of the red soldier bug; Temp: Mesophile; Temp: 30C. Coriobacterium glomerans has been found in the gut of the red soldier bug (Pyrrhocoris apterus) and is believed to be a symbiont of this insect.