Podar, M., et al., 2020. Microbiology Resource Announcements

Complete Genome Sequence of Starkeya sp. Strain ORNL1, a Soil Alphaproteobacterium Isolated from the Rhizosphere of Populus deltoides

Mircea Podar, Joel Turner, Leah H. Burdick, and Dale A. Pelletier
2-July-2020, Microbiology Resource Announcements 9(27) e00644-20 ; doi: 10.1128/MRA.00644-20

Abstract

Starkeya sp. strain ORNL1 is an alphaproteobacterium isolated from the rhizosphere of an Eastern cottonwood tree. Starkeya spp. are physiologically versatile, using a wide range of nutritional and energetic resources and serving important ecological roles in carbon and sulfur cycling. The 6.3-Mb chromosome of Starkeya sp. strain ORNL1 was completely sequenced and will help in understanding nutrient cycles.

Citation

Complete Genome Sequence of Starkeya sp. Strain ORNL1, a Soil Alphaproteobacterium Isolated from the Rhizosphere of Populus deltoidesMircea PodarJoel TurnerLeah H. BurdickDale A. Pelletier

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