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Title : The Janthinobacterium sp. HH01 genome encodes a homologue of the V. cholerae CqsA and L. pneumophila LqsA autoinducer synthases - Hornung_2013_PLoS.One_8_e55045
Author(s) : Hornung C , Poehlein A , Haack FS , Schmidt M , Dierking K , Pohlen A , Schulenburg H , Blokesch M , Plener L , Jung K , Bonge A , Krohn-Molt I , Utpatel C , Timmermann G , Spieck E , Pommerening-Roser A , Bode E , Bode HB , Daniel R , Schmeisser C , Streit WR
Ref : PLoS ONE , 8 :e55045 , 2013
Abstract : Janthinobacteria commonly form biofilms on eukaryotic hosts and are known to synthesize antibacterial and antifungal compounds. Janthinobacterium sp. HH01 was recently isolated from an aquatic environment and its genome sequence was established. The genome consists of a single chromosome and reveals a size of 7.10 Mb, being the largest janthinobacterial genome so far known. Approximately 80% of the 5,980 coding sequences (CDSs) present in the HH01 genome could be assigned putative functions. The genome encodes a wealth of secretory functions and several large clusters for polyketide biosynthesis. HH01 also encodes a remarkable number of proteins involved in resistance to drugs or heavy metals. Interestingly, the genome of HH01 apparently lacks the N-acylhomoserine lactone (AHL)-dependent signaling system and the AI-2-dependent quorum sensing regulatory circuit. Instead it encodes a homologue of the Legionella- and Vibrio-like autoinducer (lqsA/cqsA) synthase gene which we designated jqsA. The jqsA gene is linked to a cognate sensor kinase (jqsS) which is flanked by the response regulator jqsR. Here we show that a jqsA deletion has strong impact on the violacein biosynthesis in Janthinobacterium sp. HH01 and that a jqsA deletion mutant can be functionally complemented with the V. cholerae cqsA and the L. pneumophila lqsA genes.
ESTHER : Hornung_2013_PLoS.One_8_e55045
PubMedSearch : Hornung_2013_PLoS.One_8_e55045
PubMedID: 23405110
Gene_locus related to this paper: 9burk-l9pl81 , 9burk-l9pql3 , 9burk-l9pc92 , 9burk-l9pf07 , 9burk-l9pgi7 , 9burk-l9p8t0 , 9burk-l9pl28

Title : The entomopathogenic bacterial endosymbionts Xenorhabdus and Photorhabdus: convergent lifestyles from divergent genomes - Chaston_2011_PLoS.One_6_e27909
Author(s) : Chaston JM , Suen G , Tucker SL , Andersen AW , Bhasin A , Bode E , Bode HB , Brachmann AO , Cowles CE , Cowles KN , Darby C , de Leon L , Drace K , Du Z , Givaudan A , Herbert Tran EE , Jewell KA , Knack JJ , Krasomil-Osterfeld KC , Kukor R , Lanois A , Latreille P , Leimgruber NK , Lipke CM , Liu R , Lu X , Martens EC , Marri PR , Medigue C , Menard ML , Miller NM , Morales-Soto N , Norton S , Ogier JC , Orchard SS , Park D , Park Y , Qurollo BA , Sugar DR , Richards GR , Rouy Z , Slominski B , Slominski K , Snyder H , Tjaden BC , van der Hoeven R , Welch RD , Wheeler C , Xiang B , Barbazuk B , Gaudriault S , Goodner B , Slater SC , Forst S , Goldman BS , Goodrich-Blair H
Ref : PLoS ONE , 6 :e27909 , 2011
Abstract : Members of the genus Xenorhabdus are entomopathogenic bacteria that associate with nematodes. The nematode-bacteria pair infects and kills insects, with both partners contributing to insect pathogenesis and the bacteria providing nutrition to the nematode from available insect-derived nutrients. The nematode provides the bacteria with protection from predators, access to nutrients, and a mechanism of dispersal. Members of the bacterial genus Photorhabdus also associate with nematodes to kill insects, and both genera of bacteria provide similar services to their different nematode hosts through unique physiological and metabolic mechanisms. We posited that these differences would be reflected in their respective genomes. To test this, we sequenced to completion the genomes of Xenorhabdus nematophila ATCC 19061 and Xenorhabdus bovienii SS-2004. As expected, both Xenorhabdus genomes encode many anti-insecticidal compounds, commensurate with their entomopathogenic lifestyle. Despite the similarities in lifestyle between Xenorhabdus and Photorhabdus bacteria, a comparative analysis of the Xenorhabdus, Photorhabdus luminescens, and P. asymbiotica genomes suggests genomic divergence. These findings indicate that evolutionary changes shaped by symbiotic interactions can follow different routes to achieve similar end points.
ESTHER : Chaston_2011_PLoS.One_6_e27909
PubMedSearch : Chaston_2011_PLoS.One_6_e27909
PubMedID: 22125637
Gene_locus related to this paper: xenna-d3vdr8 , xenne-n1nl20 , xenbs-d3v2h2

Title : Complete genome sequence of the myxobacterium Sorangium cellulosum - Schneiker_2007_Nat.Biotechnol_25_1281
Author(s) : Schneiker S , Perlova O , Kaiser O , Gerth K , Alici A , Altmeyer MO , Bartels D , Bekel T , Beyer S , Bode E , Bode HB , Bolten CJ , Choudhuri JV , Doss S , Elnakady YA , Frank B , Gaigalat L , Goesmann A , Groeger C , Gross F , Jelsbak L , Kalinowski J , Kegler C , Knauber T , Konietzny S , Kopp M , Krause L , Krug D , Linke B , Mahmud T , Martinez-Arias R , McHardy AC , Merai M , Meyer F , Mormann S , Munoz-Dorado J , Perez J , Pradella S , Rachid S , Raddatz G , Rosenau F , Ruckert C , Sasse F , Scharfe M , Schuster SC , Suen G , Treuner-Lange A , Velicer GJ , Vorholter FJ , Weissman KJ , Welch RD , Wenzel SC , Whitworth DE , Wilhelm S , Wittmann C , Blocker H , Puhler A , Muller R
Ref : Nat Biotechnol , 25 :1281 , 2007
Abstract : The genus Sorangium synthesizes approximately half of the secondary metabolites isolated from myxobacteria, including the anti-cancer metabolite epothilone. We report the complete genome sequence of the model Sorangium strain S. cellulosum So ce56, which produces several natural products and has morphological and physiological properties typical of the genus. The circular genome, comprising 13,033,779 base pairs, is the largest bacterial genome sequenced to date. No global synteny with the genome of Myxococcus xanthus is apparent, revealing an unanticipated level of divergence between these myxobacteria. A large percentage of the genome is devoted to regulation, particularly post-translational phosphorylation, which probably supports the strain's complex, social lifestyle. This regulatory network includes the highest number of eukaryotic protein kinase-like kinases discovered in any organism. Seventeen secondary metabolite loci are encoded in the genome, as well as many enzymes with potential utility in industry.
ESTHER : Schneiker_2007_Nat.Biotechnol_25_1281
PubMedSearch : Schneiker_2007_Nat.Biotechnol_25_1281
PubMedID: 17965706
Gene_locus related to this paper: sorc5-a9en84 , sorc5-a9enf0 , sorc5-a9eu04 , sorc5-a9eur8 , sorc5-a9ev31 , sorc5-a9ewe7 , sorc5-a9f2w6 , sorc5-a9fd82 , sorc5-a9fec8 , sorc5-a9fg26 , sorc5-a9fjh7 , sorc5-a9fpe7 , sorc5-a9fvz2 , sorc5-a9fw17 , sorc5-a9fw70 , sorc5-a9fwe6 , sorc5-a9fya1 , sorc5-a9g9n9 , sorc5-a9g651 , sorc5-a9gj93 , sorc5-a9glc5 , sorc5-a9glv5 , sorc5-a9gqy4 , sorc5-a9grj0 , sorc5-a9grk3 , sorc5-a9grp4 , sorc5-a9grt6 , sorc5-a9guw3 , sorc5-a9gy73 , sorce-q2n3s7 , sorc5-a9fsu5 , sorc5-a9gq11 , sorc5-a9ev65 , sorc5-a9fcj4 , sorc5-a9gut3 , sorc5-a9env4 , sorc5-a9fai0 , sorc5-a9g908 , sorc5-a9gmg6 , sorc5-ce1