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Genome Announc. 2017 Dec 14;5(50). pii: e01385-17. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01385-17.

Complete Genome Sequence of Hyperthermophilic Archaeon Thermococcus sp. EXT12c, Isolated from the East Pacific Rise 9°N.

Courtine D1,2,3, Alain K1,2,3, Georges M1,2,3, Bienvenu N1,2,3, Morrison HG4, Eren AM4,5, Maignien L6,2,3,4.

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1
Université de Bretagne Occidentale (UBO, UBL), Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer (IUEM), UMR 6197, Laboratoire de Microbiologie des Environnements Extrêmes (LM2E), Plouzané, France.
2
CNRS, IUEM-UMR 6197, Laboratoire de Microbiologie des Environnements Extrêmes (LM2E), Plouzané, France.
3
Ifremer, UMR 6197, Laboratoire de Microbiologie des Environnements Extrêmes (LM2E), Plouzané, France.
4
Josephine Bay Paul Center for Comparative Molecular Biology and Evolution, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA.
5
Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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Université de Bretagne Occidentale (UBO, UBL), Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer (IUEM), UMR 6197, Laboratoire de Microbiologie des Environnements Extrêmes (LM2E), Plouzané, France lois.maignien@univ-brest.fr.

Abstract

We report the genome sequence of Thermococcus sp. EXT12c isolated from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent at the East Pacific Rise 9°N. Microbes in the genus Thermococcus are able to grow anaerobically at high temperature, around neutral pH, and some of them under high hydrostatic pressure.

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