Complete genome sequence of cyanobacterium Geminocystis sp. strain NIES-3708, which performs type II complementary chromatic acclimation

Yuu Hirose, Mitsunori Katayama, Yoshiyuki Ohtsubo, Naomi Misawa, Erica Iioka, Wataru Suda, Kenshiro Oshima, Mitsumasa Hanaoka, Kan Tanaka, Toshihiko Eki, Masahiko Ikeuchi, Yo Kikuchi, Makoto Ishida, Masahira Hattori

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Abstract

To explore the variation of the light-regulated genes during complementary chromatic acclimation (CCA), we determined the complete genome sequence of the cyanobacterium Geminocystis sp. strain NIES-3708. Within the light-regulated operon for CCA, we found genes for phycoerythrin but not phycocyanin, suggesting that this cyanobacterium modulates phycoerythrin composition only (type II CCA).

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00357-15
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume3
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

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    Hirose, Y., Katayama, M., Ohtsubo, Y., Misawa, N., Iioka, E., Suda, W., Oshima, K., Hanaoka, M., Tanaka, K., Eki, T., Ikeuchi, M., Kikuchi, Y., Ishida, M., & Hattori, M. (2015). Complete genome sequence of cyanobacterium Geminocystis sp. strain NIES-3708, which performs type II complementary chromatic acclimation. Genome Announcements, 3(3), [e00357-15]. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00357-15