Genome Sequence of Enterococcus mundtii EM01, Isolated from Bombyx mori Midgut and Responsible for Flacherie Disease in Silkworms Reared on an Artificial Diet

Beatriz de Diego-Diaz, Laura Treu*, Stefano Campanaro, Vinicius da Silva Duarte, Alessio Saviane, Silvia Cappellozza, Andrea Squartini

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Abstract

The whole genome sequence of Enterococcus mundtii strain EM01 is reported here. The isolate proved to be the cause of flacherie in Bombyx mori To date, the genomes of 11 other E. mundtii strains have been sequenced. EM01 is the only strain that displayed active pathological effects on its associated animal species.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere01495-17
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume6
Issue number3
Number of pages2
ISSN2169-8287
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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