PROJECT NAME
GOLD Project ID
Gp0000706  
Project Name
Brucella melitensis bv 1, 16M  
Other Names
  
Legacy ER Project ID
10612  
Legacy ER ID
10612  
Legacy GOLD ID
Gc00074  
NCBI BioProject Name Brucella melitensis 16M
NCBI BioProject ID 180
NCBI BioProject Accession
PRJNA180  
NCBI Locus Tag
BMEI  
NCBI Biosample ID SAMN02603416
Added By Nikos Kyrpides on 2007-11-27
Last Modified By Auto script update processes on 2014-05-20
Project Comments
  
PROJECT TYPE
Specimen Organism
Nucleic Acid
DNA  
Sequencing Strategy Whole Genome Sequencing
PROJECT INFORMATION
Project Status Complete and Published
Project Relevance Animal Pathogen
Biothreat
Human Pathogen
Medical
Sequencing Center Integrated Genomics Inc (USA)
Collaborating Institute Univ of Scranton (USA)
Funding Agency DARPA (USA)
Project Description
Causes brucellosis and undulant fever  
Project Information Visibility
Public  
EXTERNAL PROJECT LINKS
Project Information Entrez
Wikipedia
Taxonomy
Database
  
Genome Publications Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America The genome sequence of the facultative intracellular pathogen Brucella melitensis.
Other Publications
  
Isolation Publications
  
NCBI SRA ID
  
PROJECT COMPOSITION
Studies Brucella melitensis bv 1, 16M
Biosamples Brucella melitensis bv 1, 16M
Analysis Projects Brucella melitensis bv 1, 16M
SEQUENCING INFORMATION
Sequencing Status Complete
Sequencing Quality Level 6: Finished
Finishing Goal Level 6: Finished
Sequencing Comments
  
Sequencing Technology
  
Library Method
2?3-kb, 30?35-kb,10?12-kb  
Number Of Reads
37000  
Read Size
  
Sequencing Depth
9x  
Vector
pGEM3, Lorist 6, lambda DASH  
GC Percent
57  
Chromosome Count
2  
Plasmid Count
0  
ORGANISM NAME
Organism Name Brucella melitensis bv 1, 16M
Other names (alias, synonyms, short names, common names)
  
Domain
BACTERIAL  
Phylogeny
PROTEOBACTERIA-ALPHA  
Genus
Brucella  
Genus Synonyms
  
Species
melitensis  
Species Synonyms
  
Strain
16M  
Strain Synonyms
  
Serovar-Biovar
1  
Culture Collection ID
ATCC 23456  
Type Strain
  
Exemplar DOI
10.1601/ex.1381  
Exemplar Name
Brucella melitensis  
Taxon DOI
10.1601/tx.1381  
Biosafety Level
3  
Organism Comments
  
Cultured
Yes  
Culture Type Isolate
Organism Type
Natural  
Uncultured Type
  
Commercial Strain
  
Commercial Strain Comments
  
ORGANISM TAXONOMY
NCBI Taxonomy ID 224914
NCBI Kingdom
Bacteria  
NCBI Phylum
Proteobacteria  
NCBI Class
Alphaproteobacteria  
NCBI Order
Rhizobiales  
NCBI Family
Brucellaceae  
NCBI Genus
Brucella  
NCBI Species
Brucella melitensis  
ISOLATION CLASSIFICATION
Ecosystem
  
Ecosystem Category
  
Ecosystem Type
  
Ecosystem Subtype
  
Specific Ecosystem
  
ORGANISM EXTERNAL REFERENCES
Strain Info ID 129462
Genbank 16S ID L26166
Synonym List
  
GENERAL PROPERTIES
Oxygen Requirement
Aerobe  
Cell Shape
Rod-shaped  
Motility
Nonmotile  
Sporulation
Nonsporulating  
Temperature Range
Mesophile  
Temperature Optimum
37  
Salinity
  
pH
  
Cell Diameter
  
Cell Length
  
Color
Grey  
Gram Staining
Gram-  
Biotic Relationships
Symbiotic  
Symbiotic Physical Interaction
Endosymbiotic intracellular  
Symbiotic Relationship
  
Symbiont Name
  
Symbiont Taxon ID
  
Cell Arrangements Chains
Pairs
Singles
Diseases Abortion
Brucellosis
Brucellosis
Fever
Infectious abortions
Known Habitats Host
Human
Metabolisms
  
Phenotypes Facultative intracellular
Pathogen
Energy Sources
  
CYANOBACTERIA METADATA
Filaments
  
Filament Type
  
Differentiated Cells
  
Position Of Heterocysts
  
Cysts
  
Mode Of Reproduction
  
Trichome
  
Trichome Type
  
Carotenoids
  
Pigments
  
Phage Infectivity
  
Phage Type
  
Restriction Enzyme
  
Toxin Production
  
Toxin Type
  
Secondary Metabolites
  
Developmental Cycle
  
Branching
  
Gas Vesicles
  
Gas Vesicle Type
  
Diagnostic Inclusion Body Information
  
Extracellular Structures
  
Bloom Forming
  
Pigment Type
  
Complementary chromatic adaptation (CCA)
  
Medium Types