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ID: 738
Borrelia burgdorferi (Lyme disease spirochete)

Causative agent of Lyme disease

Lineage: Bacteria[5060]; Spirochaetes[78]; Spirochaetales[78]; Spirochaetaceae[48]; Borrelia[19]; Borrelia burgdorferi group[8]; Borrelia burgdorferi[1]
Borrelia burgdorferi. This organism is the causative agent of Lyme disease, a multisystemic disease that is considered to be the most prevalent tick-born disease in North America and Europe. This organism was isolated from Ixodes scapularis in 1982. The bacterium is a microaerophilic spirochete that contains seven periplasmic flagella More...

Sequence data: genome assemblies: 42 (See  Genome Assembly and Annotation report)



 Representative (genome information for reference and representative genomes)

Dendrogram (based on genomic BLAST)

Other BioProjects

Targeted Locus (Loci)1
Transcriptome or Gene expression5

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