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Improved high-quality draft genome sequence and annotation of Burkholderia contaminans LMG 23361T.

Authors: Jung, Ji Young and Ahn, Youngbeom and Kweon, Ohgew and LiPuma, John J and Hussong, David and Marasa, Bernard S and Cerniglia, Carl E

Burkholderia contaminans LMG 23361 is the type strain of the species isolated from the milk of a dairy sheep with mastitis. Some pharmaceutical products contain disinfectants such as benzalkonium chloride (BZK) and previously we reported that B. contaminans LMG 23361(T) possesses the ability to inactivate BZK with high biodegradation rates. Here, we report an improved high-quality draft genome sequence of this strain. Copyright © 2017 Jung et al.

Journal: Genome announcements
DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.00245-17
Year: 2017

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