Genome Sequence of Pseudomonas sp. Strain Chol1, a Model Organism for the Degradation of Bile Salts and Other Steroid Compounds

Johannes Holert, Intikhab Alam, Michael Larsen, Andre Antunes, Vladimir B. Bajic, Ulrich Stingl, Bodo Philipp

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Bacterial degradation of steroid compounds is of high ecological and biotechnological relevance. Pseudomonas sp. strain Chol1 is a model organism for studying the degradation of the steroid compound cholate. Its draft genome sequence is presented and reveals one gene cluster responsible for the metabolism of steroid compounds.
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 11 2013

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