TABLE 1 

General features of C. tyrobutyricum genome and comparison with other closely related clostridial species

ParameterValuea for parameter in:
C. tyrobutyricum
KCTC 5387
(ATCC 25755)
C. kluyveri
DSM 555
C. ljungdahlii
DSM 13528
Chromosome size (bp)3,071,6063,964,6184,630,065
Plasmid size (bp)62,83159,182NA
GC content (%)31.032.023.0
No. of total genes3,220 (78)3,994 (75)4,283
    ORFs3,138 (78)3,913 (75)4,184
    rRNAs192027
    tRNAs636172
  • a he numbers in parentheses are the number of genes on the plasmid. NA, not available.