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Genus larsen
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A Microbial Biorealm page on the genus Genus larsen
 
Contents
 
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1 Classification
 
1.1 Higher order taxa
 
1.2 Genus
 
2 Description and significance
 
3 Genome structure
 
4 Cell structure and metabolism
 
5 Ecology
 
6 Pathology
 
7 Application to Biotechnology
 
8 Current Research
 
9 References
 
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Classification
 
  
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==Classification==
Higher order taxa
 
Domain, phylum, class, order, family
 
(there may be additional subcategories; copy the list from the NCBI taxonomy page)
 
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Genus
 
Genus species
 
  
NCBI: Taxonomy
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===Higher order taxa===
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Description and significance
 
  
Describe the appearance, habitat, etc. of the organism, and why it is important enough to have its genome sequenced. Describe how and where it was isolated. Include a picture or two (with sources) if you can find them.
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Domain; Phylum; Class; Order; family [Others may be used. Use [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Taxonomy/ NCBI] link to find]
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Genome structure
 
  
Describe the size and content of the genome. How many chromosomes? Circular or linear? Other interesting features? What is known about its sequence? Does it have any plasmids? Are they important to the organism's lifestyle?
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===Species===
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Cell structure and metabolism
 
  
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''Genus species''
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==Description and significance==
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Describe the appearance, habitat, etc. of the organism, and why it is important enough to have its genome sequenced.  Describe how and where it was isolated.
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Include a picture or two (with sources) if you can find them.
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==Genome structure==
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Describe the size and content of the genome.  How many chromosomes?  Circular or linear?  Other interesting features?  What is known about its sequence?
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Does it have any plasmids?  Are they important to the organism's lifestyle?
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==Cell structure and metabolism==
 
Describe any interesting features and/or cell structures; how it gains energy; what important molecules it produces.
 
Describe any interesting features and/or cell structures; how it gains energy; what important molecules it produces.
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Ecology
 
  
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==Ecology==
 
Describe any interactions with other organisms (included eukaryotes), contributions to the environment, effect on environment, etc.
 
Describe any interactions with other organisms (included eukaryotes), contributions to the environment, effect on environment, etc.
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Pathology
 
  
How does this organism cause disease? Human, animal, plant hosts? Virulence factors, as well as patient symptoms.
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==Pathology==
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How does this organism cause disease? Human, animal, plant hosts? Virulence factors, as well as patient symptoms.
Application to Biotechnology
 
  
Does this organism produce any useful compounds or enzymes? What are they and how are they used?
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==Application to Biotechnology==
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Does this organism produce any useful compounds or enzymes? What are they and how are they used?
Current Research
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==Current Research==
  
 
Enter summaries of the most recent research here--at least three required
 
Enter summaries of the most recent research here--at least three required
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References
 
 
[Sample reference] Takai, K., Sugai, A., Itoh, T., and Horikoshi, K. "Palaeococcus ferrophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a barophilic, hyperthermophilic archaeon from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 2000. Volume 50. p. 489-500.
 
Edited by student of Rachel Larsen and Kit Pogliano
 
Article
 
 
  
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==References==
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[Sample reference] [http://ijs.sgmjournals.org/cgi/reprint/50/2/489 Takai, K., Sugai, A., Itoh, T., and Horikoshi, K. "''Palaeococcus ferrophilus'' gen. nov., sp. nov., a barophilic, hyperthermophilic archaeon from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney". ''International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology''. 2000. Volume 50. p. 489-500.]
  
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Revision as of 18:51, 15 May 2007

A Microbial Biorealm page on the genus Enterococcus faecium

Classification

Higher order taxa

Domain; Phylum; Class; Order; family [Others may be used. Use NCBI link to find]

Species

NCBI: Taxonomy

Genus species

Description and significance

Describe the appearance, habitat, etc. of the organism, and why it is important enough to have its genome sequenced. Describe how and where it was isolated. Include a picture or two (with sources) if you can find them.

Genome structure

Describe the size and content of the genome. How many chromosomes? Circular or linear? Other interesting features? What is known about its sequence? Does it have any plasmids? Are they important to the organism's lifestyle?

Cell structure and metabolism

Describe any interesting features and/or cell structures; how it gains energy; what important molecules it produces.

Ecology

Describe any interactions with other organisms (included eukaryotes), contributions to the environment, effect on environment, etc.

Pathology

How does this organism cause disease? Human, animal, plant hosts? Virulence factors, as well as patient symptoms.

Application to Biotechnology

Does this organism produce any useful compounds or enzymes? What are they and how are they used?

Current Research

Enter summaries of the most recent research here--at least three required

References

[Sample reference] Takai, K., Sugai, A., Itoh, T., and Horikoshi, K. "Palaeococcus ferrophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a barophilic, hyperthermophilic archaeon from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 2000. Volume 50. p. 489-500.

Edited by student of Rachel Larsen and Kit Pogliano