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HAMAP proteomes
Achromobacter xylosoxidans (strain A8)

General information

Species:  Achromobacter xylosoxidans (strain A8)
Species code: ACHXA
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Betaproteobacteria; Burkholderiales; Alcaligenaceae; Achromobacter (TaxID: 762376) [NEWT/ NCBI]
Description: Achromobacter xylosoxidans (strain A8) is an anaerobic, halophilic, nonmotile Gram-positive bacterium isolated from soil contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls. It can use 2-chlorobenzoate and 2,5-dichlorobenzoate as sole sources of carbon and energy. Besides genes for utilization of xenobiotic organic substrates it encodes genes associated with pathogenesis, toxin production and resistance. (Adapted from PMID: 21097610).
Properties: Presence of flagella: No
Human pathogen: No
Interaction: No
Number of membranes: 1

Genome(s) sequenced

Strain:    A8
Genome structure:
• Chromosome EMBL accession number CP002287 (circular; 7,013,095 bp) (download entry)
• Plasmid pA81 EMBL accession number CP002288 (circular; 98,156 bp) (download entry)
• Plasmid pA82 EMBL accession number CP002289 (circular; 247,895 bp) (download entry)
Reference(s):
[1] Pubmed=21097610;
Strnad H., Ridl J., Paces J., Kolar M., Vlcek C., Paces V. ;
"Complete genome sequence of the haloaromatic acids-degrading bacterium Achromobacter xylosoxidans A8.";
J. Bacteriol. 193:791-792(2011).
[2] Pubmed=18249097;
Jencova V., Strnad H., Chodora Z., Ulbrich P., Vlcek C., Hickey W.J., Paces V. ;
"Nucleotide sequence, organization and characterization of the (halo)aromatic acid catabolic plasmid pA81 from Achromobacter xylosoxidans A8.";
Res. Microbiol. 159:118-127(2008).
Web links:
Entrez Genome Project: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/bioproject/13361


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