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Metagenomic sequence of saline desert microbiota from wild ass sanctuary, Little Rann of Kutch, Gujarat, India

Author:
Patel, Rajesh, Mevada, Vishal, Prajapati, Dhaval, Dudhagara, Pravin, Koringa, Prakash, Joshi, C.G.
Source:
Genomics Data 2015 v.3 pp. 137-139
ISSN:
2213-5960
Subject:
Halobacterium, Marinobacter, asses, databases, desert soils, genes, metagenomics, microorganisms, stress response, India
Abstract:
We report Metagenome from the saline desert soil sample of Little Rann of Kutch, Gujarat State, India. Metagenome consisted of 633,760 sequences with size 141,307,202bp and 56% G+C content. Metagenome sequence data are available at EBI under EBI Metagenomics database with accession no. ERP005612. Community metagenomics revealed total 1802 species belonged to 43 different phyla with dominating Marinobacter (48.7%) and Halobacterium (4.6%) genus in bacterial and archaeal domain respectively. Remarkably, 18.2% sequences in a poorly characterized group and 4% gene for various stress responses along with versatile presence of commercial enzyme were evident in a functional metagenome analysis.
Agid:
5550702