Complete genome sequence of Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida strain OT-51443 isolated from yellowtail (Seriola quinqueradiata) in Japan

Takashi Aoki, Yuki Teru, Natsuki Morimoto, Tomoya Kono, Masahiro Sakai, Tomokazu Takano, John P. Hawke, Yutaka Fukuda, Haruko Takeyama, Jun Ichi Hikima

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Pseudotuberculosis caused by infection of Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida has caused serious economic damages to aquaculture farms worldwide. Here, the whole-genome sequence of P. damselae subsp. piscicida strain OT- 51443, isolated in Japan, was determined and suggests that this genome consists of two chromosomes and five plasmids.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00404-17
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number21
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jan 1


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  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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