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Draft genome sequence of the human pathogen streptomyces somaliensis, a significant cause of actinomycetoma

Kirby, Ralph and Sangal, Vartul and Tucker, Nicholas and Zakrzewska-Czerwinska, Jolanta and Wierzbicka, K and Herron, Paul and Chu, C-J and Chandra, G. and Fahal, Ahmed and Goodfellow, Michael and Hoskisson, Paul (2012) Draft genome sequence of the human pathogen streptomyces somaliensis, a significant cause of actinomycetoma. Journal of Bacteriology, 194 (13). pp. 3544-3545. ISSN 1098-5530

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Abstract

We report the draft genome sequence of the human pathogen Streptomyces somaliensis (DSM 40738), a pathogen within a genus of largely saprophytic organisms. S. somaliensis causes severe and debilitating deep tissue and bone infections. The genome sequence is deposited in DDBJ/EMBL/GenBank with the accession number AJJM01000000.