TABLE 1.

Published data for actinobacterial genomes

MicroorganismGenome size (bp)No. of ORFs% G+C contentNo. of rRNA operonsNo. of tRNAsNo. of pseudogenesaReference
Bifidobacterium longum biotype longum NCC27052,266,0001,73060466ND384
Corynebacterium diphtheriae NCTC 131292,488,6352,32053.55544860
Corynebacterium efficiens YS-3143,147,0902,95063.4556ND316
Corynebacterium glutamicum ATCC 130323,309,4012,99353.8560ND195
Corynebacterium jeikeium K4112,462,4992,10461.435068427
Frankia alni ACN14a7,497,9346,7867226212319
Frankia sp. strain Cc135,433,6284,6187026150NCBI source NC_007777
Leifsonia xyli subsp. xyli CTCB072,584,1582,35167.7149307300
Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis K-104,829,7814,35069.31470268
Mycobacterium bovis AF2122/974,345,4923,95365.6314923139
Mycobacterium leprae TN3,268,2031,60557.79149111684
Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv4,411,5323,99465.61149683
Mycobacterium tuberculosis CDC15514,403,8364,25065.60149ND126
Mycobacterium sp. strain MCS5,705,4485,3916825921NCBI source NC_008146
Nocardia farcinica IFM101526,021,2255,67470.83610198
Propionibacterium acnes KPA1712022,560,2652,297603511746
Streptomyces coelicolor A38,667,5077,769726805626
Streptomyces avermitilis MA-46809,025,6087,577706820194
Thermobifida fusca YX3,642,2493,110674637281
Tropheryma whipplei TW08/27925,93878346154127
Tropheryma whipplei Twist927,303808461540357
  • a ND, not determined.