PROJECT NAME
GOLD Project ID
Gp0000695  
Project Name
Methanosarcina acetivorans C2A  
Other Names
  
Legacy ER Project ID
10602  
Legacy GOLD ID
Gc00084  
NCBI BioProject Name Methanosarcina acetivorans C2A
NCBI BioProject ID 290
NCBI BioProject Accession
PRJNA290  
NCBI Locus Tag
MA  
NCBI BioSample Accession
SAMN03081414  
PI Galagan JE
Added By Nikos Kyrpides on 2007-11-27
Last Modified By Auto script update processes on 2014-03-26
Project Comments
  
PROJECT TYPE
Specimen Organism
Nucleic Acid DNA
Sequencing Strategy
Whole Genome Sequencing  
PROJECT INFORMATION
Project Status
Complete and Published  
Project Relevance Biotechnological
Carbon cycle
Energy production
Environmental
Sequencing Center Broad Institute (USA)
Collaborating Institute University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (USA)
Funding Agency
  
Project Description
Anaerobic methane-producing archeon  
Project Information Visibility
Public  
EXTERNAL PROJECT LINKS
Project Information Entrez
ArchaeaWeb
Wikipedia
Taxonomy
Database
  
Genome Publications Genome research The genome of M. acetivorans reveals extensive metabolic and physiological diversity.
Other Publications
  
Isolation Publications
  
NCBI SRA ID
  
PROJECT COMPOSITION
Studies Methanosarcina acetivorans C2A
Analysis Projects Methanosarcina acetivorans C2A
SEQUENCING INFORMATION
Sequencing Status Complete
Sequencing Quality (MIGS-31) Level 6: Finished
Finishing Goal
  
Sequencing Comments
  
Sequencing Technology (MIGS-29)
  
Library Method (MIGS-28)
1.5kb, 4kb and 40kb inserts  
Number Of Reads
  
Read Size
  
Vector
M13  
GC Percent
43  
Chromosome Count
1  
Plasmid Count
0  
ORGANISM NAME
GOLD Organism ID Go0000695
Organism Name
Methanosarcina acetivorans C2A  
Other names (alias, synonyms, short names, common names)
  
Organism Domain
ARCHAEAL  
Phylogeny
EURYARCHAEOTA-METHANOMICROBIA  
Genus
Methanosarcina  
Genus Synonyms
  
Species
Methanosarcina acetivorans  
Subspecies
  
Species Synonyms
  
Strain
C2A  
Strain Synonyms
  
Serovar-Biovar
  
Culture Collection ID
ATCC 35395  
Type Strain
Yes  
Exemplar DOI
10.1601/ex.230  
Exemplar Name
Methanosarcina acetivorans  
Taxon DOI
10.1601/tx.230  
Biosafety Level
1  
Organism Comments
  
Cultured
Yes  
Culture Type
Isolate  
Organism Type
Natural  
Uncultured Type
  
Commercial Strain
  
Commercial Strain Comments
  
ORGANISM TAXONOMY
NCBI Taxonomy ID 188937
NCBI Kingdom
  
NCBI Phylum
Euryarchaeota  
NCBI Class
Methanomicrobia  
NCBI Order
Methanosarcinales  
NCBI Family
Methanosarcinaceae  
NCBI Genus
Methanosarcina  
NCBI Species
Methanosarcina acetivorans  
ISOLATION CLASSIFICATION
Ecosystem
Environmental  
Ecosystem Category
Aquatic  
Ecosystem Type
Marine  
Ecosystem Subtype
Oceanic  
Specific Ecosystem
Sediment  
ORGANISM EXTERNAL REFERENCES
Strain Info ID 124586
Genbank 16S ID M59137
Synonym List
  
GENERAL PROPERTIES
Oxygen Requirement
Anaerobe  
Cell Shape
Coccus-shaped  
Motility
Nonmotile  
Sporulation
Nonsporulating  
Temperature Range
Mesophile  
Temperature Optimum
35 - 40  
Salinity
  
pH
6.5 - 7  
Cell Diameter
  
Cell Length
  
Color
  
Gram Staining
Gram-  
Biotic Relationships
ID 3
Term Free living
Symbiotic Physical Interaction
  
Symbiotic Relationship
  
Symbiont Name
  
Symbiont Taxon ID
  
Cell Arrangements
  
Diseases None
Known Habitats Hydrothermal vent
Marine
Oil fields
Sediment
Metabolisms Methanogen
Phenotypes
  
Energy Sources Lithotroph

 

 

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