Bacillus subtilis
Reference genome: Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168
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Bacillus subtilis

Model organism for prokaryotic cell differentiation and development

Lineage: Bacteria[23627]; Firmicutes[3712]; Bacilli[1545]; Bacillales[1036]; Bacillaceae[458]; Bacillus[205]; Bacillus subtilis group[12]; Bacillus subtilis[1]
Bacillus subtilis. This organism was one of the first bacteria studied, and was named Vibrio subtilis in 1835 and renamed Bacillus subtilis in 1872. It is one of the most well characterized bacterial organisms, and is a model system for cell differentiation and development. This soil bacterium can divide asymmetrically, producing More...


Sequence data: genome assemblies: 225; sequence reads: 25 (See  Genome Assembly and Annotation report)
Statistics: median total length (Mb): 4.14262
 median protein count: 4057
 median GC%: 43.6



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    Reference genome:

    • minus sign  Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168

      Submitter: BSNR

      Morphology: Gram:Positive, Shape:Bacilli, Motility:Yes

      Environment: OxygenReq:Facultative, OptimumTemperature:25-35, TemperatureRange:Mesophilic, Habitat:Terrestrial

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

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