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Complete genome sequence of the polymyxin E (colistin)-producing Paenibacillus sp. strain B-LR.

Authors: Salsano, Caroline and Didelot, Sandrine and Tambadou, Fatoumata and Caradec, Thibault and Sopéna, Valérie and Barthélémy, Cyrille and Thiéry, Valérie and Chevrot, Romain

Paenibacillus bacteria are recovered from varied niches, including human lung, rhizosphere, marine sediments, and hemolymph. Paenibacilli can have plant growth-promoting activities and be antibiotic producers. They can produce exopolysaccharides and enzymes of industrial interest. Illumina and PacBio reads were used to produce a complete genome sequence of the colistin producer Paenibacillus sp. strain B-LR.

Journal: Microbiology resource announcements
DOI: 10.1128/MRA.01013-18
Year: 2018

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