Draft genome sequence of probiotic lactobacillus brevis TUCO-5E, isolated from porcine milk

Sandra Rayen Quilodran-Vega, Leonardo Albarracin, Elvira Maria Hebert, Lucila Saavedra, Alexis Fonseca, Alexis Salas-Burgos, Haruki Kitazawa, Julio Villena

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Abstract

This report describes the draft genome sequence of Lactobacillus brevis TUCO-5E, a probiotic strain isolated from porcine maternal milk. The reads were generated by a whole-genome sequencing (WGS) strategy on an Illumina MiSeq sequencer and were assembled into contigs with a total estimated size of 2,461,089 bp. A total of 2,455 open reading frames (ORFs) were predicted, including 2,301 protein-coding sequences. The draft genome sequence of L. brevis TUCO-5E will be useful for further studies of specific genetic features and for understanding the mechanisms of its probiotic properties in the porcine host.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere01239-18
JournalMicrobiology Resource Announcements
Volume7
Issue number19
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Nov 15

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Immunology and Microbiology (miscellaneous)
  • Genetics

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