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Bacillus cereus group

Taxonomy ID: 86661 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid86661)
current name
Bacillus cereus group
NCBI BLAST name: firmicutes
Rank: species group
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Bacillaceae; Bacillus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 956,935 15
Protein 15,919,056 307,551
Structure 1,031 -
Genome 22 -
Popset 2,297 2,095
Conserved Domains 127 98
GEO Datasets 1,572 -
PubMed Central 29,056 46
Gene 409,755 -
SRA Experiments 4,934 -
Protein Clusters 17,358 12,231
Identical Protein Groups 2,752,735 306,914
Bio Project 1,165 -
Bio Sample 7,843 -
Bio Systems 10,675 -
Assembly 3,219 -
Probe 421 -
PubChem BioAssay 2,017 -
Taxonomy 591 1

Comments and References:

Ash C et al. (1991)
Ash, C., Farrow, J.A., Dorsch, M., Stackebrandt, E., and Collins, M.D. "Comparative analysis of Bacillus anthracis, Bacillus cereus, and related species on the basis of reverse transcriptase sequencing of 16S rRNA." Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. (1991) 41:343-346.
Bhandari V et al. (2013)
Bhandari, V., Ahmod, N.Z., Shah, H.N., and Gupta, R.S. "Molecular signatures for Bacillus species: demarcation of the Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus cereus clades in molecular terms and proposal to limit the placement of new species into the genus Bacillus." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2013) 63:2712-2726.
Carroll LM et al. (2020)
Carroll, L.M., Wiedmann, M., and Kovac, J. "Proposal of a taxonomic nomenclature for the Bacillus cereus group which reconciles genomic definitions of bacterial species with clinical and industrial phenotypes." mBio (2020) 11:e00034-20
Liu Y et al. (2015f)
Liu, Y., Lai, Q., Goker, M., Meier-Kolthoff, J.P., Wang, M., Sun, Y., Wang, L., and Shao, Z. "Genomic insights into the taxonomic status of the Bacillus cereus group." Sci. Rep. (2015) 5:14082.

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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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