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Draft genome sequence of Frankia strain G2, a nitrogen-fixing actinobacterium isolated from Casuarina equisetifolia and able to nodulate actinorhizal plants of the order Rhamnales

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Imen Nouioui, Professor Hans-Peter Klenk



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© 2016 Nouioui et al. Frankia sp. strain G2 was originally isolated from Casuarina equisetifolia and is characterized by its ability to nodulate actinorhizal plants of the Rhamnales order, but not its original host. It represents one of the largest Frankia genomes so far sequenced (9.5 Mbp).

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Author(s): Nouioui I, Gtari M, Goker M, Ghodhbane-Gtari F, Tisa LS, Fernandez MP, Normand P, Huntemann M, Clum A, Pillay M, Varghese N, Reddy TBK, Ivanova N, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Klenk H-P

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: Genome Announcements

Year: 2016

Volume: 4

Issue: 3

Online publication date: 26/05/2016

Acceptance date: 13/04/2016

Date deposited: 21/04/2017

ISSN (electronic): 2169-8287

Publisher: American Society for Microbiology


DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.00437-16


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