Draft genome sequence of Bacillus velezensis GF610, a producer of potent anti- Listeria agents

Michelle M. Gerst, Edward G. Dudley, Lingzi Xiaoli, Ahmed E. Yousef

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Bacillus velezensis GF610 was isolated from soil in Illinois, USA, and found to produce amyloliquecidin GF610, a potent two-component antimicrobial peptide. We report here the GF610 strain draft genome sequence, which contains 4.29 Mb and an overall GC content of 45.91%.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere01046-17
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number41
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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