Permanent Draft Genome Sequence of Rhizobium sp. Strain LCM 4573, a Salt-Tolerant, Nitrogen-Fixing Bacterium Isolated from Senegalese Soils
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The genus Rhizobium contains many species that are able to form nitrogen-fixing nodules on plants of the legume family. Here, we report the 5.5-Mb draft genome sequence of the salt-tolerant Rhizobium sp. strain LCM 4573, which has a G+C content of 61.2% and 5,356 candidate protein-encoding genes.
Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences
American Society for Microbiology
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Diagne, N., E. Swanson, C. Pesce, F. Fall, F. Diouf, N. Bakhoum, D. Fall, M. Ndigue Faye, R. Oshone, S. Simpson, K. Morris, W. K. Thomas, L. Moulin, D. Diouf, and L. S. Tisa. 2017. Permanent Draft Genome sequence for Rhizobium sp. strain LCM 4573, a Salt-Tolerant, Nitrogen-Fixing Bacterium Isolated from Senegalese Soils. GenomeA 5:e00285-17 DOI:10.1128/genomeA.00285-17.
© 2017 Diagne et al.
This is an article published by American Society for Microbiology in Genome Announcements in 2017, available online: https://dx.doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00285-17