Draft Genome Sequence of the Yeast Pachysolen tannophilus CBS 4044/NRRL Y-2460

Xiaoying Liu, Rolf Sommer Kaas, Peter Ruhdal Jensen, Mhairi Workman

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A draft genome sequence of the yeast Pachysolen tannophilus CBS 4044/NRRL Y-2460 is presented. The organism has the potential to be developed as a cell factory for biorefineries due to its ability to utilize waste feedstocks. The sequenced genome size was 12,238,196 bp, consisting of 34 scaffolds. A total of 4,463 genes from 5,346 predicted open reading frames were annotated with function.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEukaryotic Cell (Online Edition)
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)827
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Bibliographical note

This work was funded by the European Community’s 7th Framework
Research Programme under grant agreement number 213506 (project
GLYFINERY), providing financial support to X.L. and M.W.

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