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The Complete Genome of Teredinibacter turnerae T7901: An Intracellular Endosymbiont of Marine Wood-Boring Bivalves (Shipworms)

  • Joyce C. Yang,

    Affiliation: Ocean Genome Legacy, Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Ramana Madupu,

    Affiliation: J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • A. Scott Durkin,

    Affiliation: J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Nathan A. Ekborg,

    Affiliation: Ocean Genome Legacy, Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Current address: Agrivida, Inc., Medford, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Chandra S. Pedamallu,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jessica B. Hostetler,

    Affiliation: J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Diana Radune,

    Affiliation: J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Bradley S. Toms,

    Affiliation: J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Bernard Henrissat,

    Affiliation: Architecture et Fonction des Macromolécules Biologiques, UMR6098, CNRS, Universités Aix-Marseille I & II, Case 932, Marseille, France

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  • Pedro M. Coutinho,

    Affiliation: Architecture et Fonction des Macromolécules Biologiques, UMR6098, CNRS, Universités Aix-Marseille I & II, Case 932, Marseille, France

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  • Sandra Schwarz,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Lauren Field,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Amaro E. Trindade-Silva,

    Affiliation: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Biologia, Ilha do Fundao, CCS, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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  • Carlos A. G. Soares,

    Affiliation: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Biologia, Ilha do Fundao, CCS, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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  • Sherif Elshahawi,

    Affiliation: Department of Environmental and Biomolecular Systems, OGI School of Science & Engineering, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Amro Hanora,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt

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  • Eric W. Schmidt,

    Affiliation: College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

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  • Margo G. Haygood,

    Affiliation: Department of Environmental and Biomolecular Systems, OGI School of Science & Engineering, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Janos Posfai,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jack Benner,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Catherine Madinger,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • John Nove,

    Affiliation: Ocean Genome Legacy, Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Brian Anton,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Kshitiz Chaudhary,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jeremy Foster,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Alex Holman,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Sanjay Kumar,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Philip A. Lessard,

    Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Current address: Agrivida, Inc., Medford, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Yvette A. Luyten,

    Affiliations: Ocean Genome Legacy, Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America, New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Barton Slatko,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Nicole Wood,

    Affiliation: Ocean Genome Legacy, Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Bo Wu,

    Affiliation: New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Max Teplitski,

    Affiliation: University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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  • Joseph D. Mougous,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Naomi Ward,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Biology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, United States of America

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  • Jonathan A. Eisen,

    Affiliation: UC Davis Genome Center, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

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  • Jonathan H. Badger,

    Affiliation: J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, California, United States of America

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  • Daniel L. Distel mail

    distel@oglf.org

    Affiliation: Ocean Genome Legacy, Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: July 01, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0006085
  • Published in PLOS ONE

About the Authors

Joyce C. Yang, Nathan A. Ekborg, John Nove, Yvette A. Luyten, Nicole Wood, Daniel L. Distel
Ocean Genome Legacy, Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America
Ramana Madupu, A. Scott Durkin, Jessica B. Hostetler, Diana Radune, Bradley S. Toms, Jonathan H. Badger
J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, California, United States of America
Philip A. Lessard
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
Chandra S. Pedamallu, Lauren Field, Janos Posfai, Jack Benner, Catherine Madinger, Brian Anton, Kshitiz Chaudhary, Jeremy Foster, Alex Holman, Sanjay Kumar, Yvette A. Luyten, Barton Slatko, Bo Wu
New England Biolabs, Ipswich, Massachusetts, United States of America
Bernard Henrissat, Pedro M. Coutinho
Architecture et Fonction des Macromolécules Biologiques, UMR6098, CNRS, Universités Aix-Marseille I & II, Case 932, Marseille, France
Sandra Schwarz, Joseph D. Mougous
Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
Amaro E. Trindade-Silva, Carlos A. G. Soares
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Instituto de Biologia, Ilha do Fundao, CCS, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sherif Elshahawi, Margo G. Haygood
Department of Environmental and Biomolecular Systems, OGI School of Science & Engineering, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, United States of America
Amro Hanora
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
Eric W. Schmidt
College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America
Max Teplitski
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
Naomi Ward
Department of Molecular Biology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, United States of America
Jonathan A. Eisen
UC Davis Genome Center, University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: distel@oglf.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JY RM NAE JB NW JAE JHB DLD. Performed the experiments: JY RM NAE CSP LF JB CM JN BS NW NW JAE JHB DLD. Analyzed the data: JY RM ASD NAE CSP JBH DR BST BH PMC SS LF AETS CAGS SE AH EWS MGH JP JB CM JN BPA KC JF AH SK PAL YL BS NW BW MT JM NW JAE JHB DLD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JY RM ASD NAE CSP BH PMC SS LF AETS CAGS SE AH MGH JP JB CM BS MT JM NW JAE JHB DLD. Wrote the paper: JY RM NAE CSP SS MGH JB MT JM JHB DLD.