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Genome sequence of Bacillus anthracis STI, a sterne-like Georgian/Soviet vaccine strain

Okinaka, Richard T. and Challacombe, Jean and Drees, Kevin and Birdsell, Dawn N. and Janke, Nicolette and Naumann, Amber and Seymour, Meagan and Hornstra, Heidie and Schupp, James and Sahl, Jason and Foster, Jeffrey T. and Pearson, Talima and Turnbull, Peter and Keim, Paul (2014) Genome sequence of Bacillus anthracis STI, a sterne-like Georgian/Soviet vaccine strain. Genome Announcements, 2 (5). e00853-14. ISSN 2169-8287

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The Bacillus anthracis strain STI is a Soviet vaccine strain that lacks the pXO2 plasmid. Previous data indicate that this isolate forms a new branch within the B. anthracis sub-group originally identified as A. Br.008/009.

Item Type: Article
Publisher’s Statement: © 2014 Okinaka et al. Creative Commons Attribution License 3.0. Published by American Society for Microbiology.
ID number or DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.00853-14
Keywords: Bacillaceae; Bacillales; Bacilli; Bacillus anthracis; Bacillus (Bacteria); bacteria; bacterium; DNA sequences; Firmicutes; Genetics and Molecular Biology of Microorganisms; genomes; nucleotide sequences; Phylogenetics; Phylogeny; plasmids; Prion, Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens of Humans; Prokaryotes
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history > QH426 Genetics
Q Science > QR Microbiology
NAU Depositing Author Academic Status: Faculty/Staff
Department/Unit: Research Centers > Center for Microbial Genetics and Genomics
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2015 20:43
URI: http://openknowledge.nau.edu/id/eprint/710

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