Table 1

Comparison of the genomes of five different strains within the genus Francisella
Genome feature F. philomiragiaATCC 25017 Francisellaspp. TX07-7308 F. philomiragiaATCC 25015T F. novicidaU112 F.tularensisWY96-3418
Chromosome size (bp) 2045775 2035931 1985978 1910031 1898476
Number of protein-coding genes 1915 1976 1892 1733 1634
Overall coding density (%) 91 91 91 89 79
Number of subsystems1 306 302 308 253 250
GC content (%) 32.57 32.9 32.52 32.48 32.27
5S rRNA genes2 3+1 3+1 3+1 3+1 3+1
23S rRNA genes2 3 3 3 3 3
16S rRNA genes2 3 3 3 3 3
tRNA genes 39 39 35 38 38
GenBank accession number CP000937 CP002872 ABYY00000000 CP000439 CP000608

1.Type strain, draft genome.

1 Subsystems predicted by RAST server.

2 Each strain contains three rRNA operons (5S-23S-16S) and an orphan 5S rRNA fragment.

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Siddaramappa et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:422   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-422

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