Genome sequence of Escherichia coli J53, a reference strain for genetic studies

Hana Yi, Yong Joon Cho, Dongeun Yong, Jongsik Chun

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Escherichia coli J53 (F- met pro Azir) is a derivative of E. coli K-12 which is resistant to sodium azide. This strain has been widely used as a general recipient strain for various conjugation experiments. Here, we report the genome sequence of E. coli J53 (=KACC 16628).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3742-3743
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Bacteriology
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jul 1
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology

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