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Complete genome sequence of Bacillus horikoshii strain 20a from Cuatro Cienegas, Coahuila, Mexico.

Authors: Zarza, Eugenia and Alcaraz, Luis D and Aguilar-Salinas, Bernardo and Islas, Africa and Olmedo-Álvarez, Gabriela

We sequenced the Bacillus horikoshii 20a genome, isolated from sediment collected in Cuatro Cienegas, Mexico. We identified genes involved in establishing antagonistic interactions in microbial communities (antibiotic resistance and bacteriocins) and genes related to the metabolism of cyanophycin, a reserve compound and spore matrix material potentially relevant for survival in an oligotrophic environment. Copyright © 2017 Zarza et al.

Journal: Genome announcements
DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.00592-17
Year: 2017

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