Draft genome sequence of thiostrepton-producing Streptomyces azureus ATCC 14921

Kengo Sakihara, Jumpei Maeda, Kosuke Tashiro, Yasuhiro Fujino, Satoru Kuhara, Toshihisa Ohshima, Seiya Ogata, Katsumi Doi

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)


Streptomyces azureus ATCC 14921 belongs to the Streptomyces cyaneus cluster and is known to be a thiostrepton producer. Here, we report a draft genome sequence for this strain, consisting of 350 contigs containing a total of 8,790,525 bp, 8,164 predicted coding sequences, and a G+C content of 70.9%.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere01183-15
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2015


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

Cite this