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Table 1 Characteristics of whole genome sequences of Group II C. botulinum strains

From: Genomic and physiological variability within Group II (non-proteolytic) Clostridium botulinum

Strain Eklund 17B (NRP) Eklund 17B (JGI) Alaska E43 Beluga
Chromosome     
Length (bp) 3 781 509 3 800 327 3 659 644 3 999 203
Number of CDSs 3 462 3 425 3 257 3 684
%GC content 27.44 27.51 27.36 27.44
Coding density genes/kb 0.915 0.901 0.889 0.921
Average gene length (bp) 903 906 926 887
Coding percentage (%) 82.7 81.7 82.4 81.7
Plasmid pCLL     
Length (bp) 47 689 47 642 Absent Absent
%GC content 24.95 24.95   
Number of CDSs 55 50