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ID: 864
Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Causes gonorrhea

Lineage: Bacteria[4899]; Proteobacteria[1894]; Betaproteobacteria[300]; Neisseriales[44]; Neisseriaceae[28]; Neisseria[16]; Neisseria gonorrhoeae[1]
Neisseria gonorrhoeae. One of two pathogenic Neisseria, this species causes the sexually transmitted disease (STD) gonorrhea, which is the leading reportable STD in adults in the USA. This human-specific organism colonizes and invades the mucosal surface of the urogenital epithelium, crosses the epithelial barrier, and ends up multiplying More...

Sequence data: genome assemblies: 22; sequence reads: 62 (See  Genome Assembly and Annotation report)

 Representative (genome information for reference and representative genomes)

    Reference genome: [see all organisms]

    • minus sign  Neisseria gonorrhoeae FA 1090

      Submitter: Univ. Oklahoma

      Human Pathogen

      Morphology: Gram:Negative, Shape:Cocci

      Environment: OxygenReq:Aerobic, OptimumTemperature:35-37, TemperatureRange:Mesophilic, Habitat:HostAssociated

      Phenotype: Disease:Gonorrhea

      Type Name RefSeq INSDC Size (Mb) GC% Protein rRNA tRNA Gene Pseudogene

Dendrogram (based on genomic BLAST)

Other BioProjects

Genome Sequencing, no data9
Transcriptome or Gene expression15

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