Draft Genome Sequence of the Antitrypanosomally Active Sponge-Associated Bacterium Actinokineospora sp. Strain EG49

Janno Harjes, Tae Woo Ryu, Usama Ramadan Abdelmohsen, Lucas Moitinho-Silva, Hannes Horn, Timothy Ravasi, Ute Hentschel

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The marine sponge-associated bacterium Actinokineospora sp. strain EG49 produces the antitrypanosomal angucycline-like compound actinosporin A. The draft genome of Actinokineospora sp. EG49 has a size of 7.5 megabases and a GC content of 72.8% and contains 6,629 protein-coding sequences (CDS). antiSMASH predicted 996 genes residing in 36 secondary metabolite gene clusters.
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 6 2014

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