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StatusReference proteome
Gene counti <p>This is the total number of unique genes found in the proteome set, algorithmically computed. For each gene, a single representative protein sequence is chosen from the proteome. Where possible, reviewed (Swiss-Prot) protein sequences are chosen as the representatives.</p> - Download one protein sequence per gene (FASTA)
Proteome IDi <p>The proteome identifier (UPID) is the unique identifier assigned to the set of proteins that constitute the <a href="">proteome</a>. It consists of the characters ‘UP’ followed by 9 digits, is stable across releases and can therefore be used to cite a UniProt proteome.<p><a href='/help/proteome_id' target='_top'>More...</a></p>UP000002671
Taxonomy227377 - Coxiella burnetii (strain RSA 493 / Nine Mile phase I)
StrainRSA 493 / Nine Mile phase I
Last modifiedOctober 24, 2018
Genome assembly and annotationi GCA_000007765.2 from ENA/EMBL
Pan proteomei <p>A pan proteome is the full set of proteins thought to be expressed by a group of highly related organisms (e.g. multiple strains of the same bacterial species).<p><a href='/help/pan_proteomes' target='_top'>More...</a></p> This proteome is part of the Coxiella burnetii (strain RSA 493 / Nine Mile phase I) pan proteome (fasta)

Coxiella burnetii is an obligate intracellular, Gram-negative bacterium that replicates within the phagolysosome of the eukaryotic phagocyte. It is the etiological agent of Q (Query) fever. It is highly infective to both humans and livestock, growing to high titer in livestock placental tissues. Thus natural infection mostly results from exposure to dust or aerosol from ruminant birth fluids. In humans, the disease manifests as an acute flu-like illness. The bacteria are found as 2 particles, both of which are infectious. The small cell variants (SCV), are responsible for the ability to survive extreme environmental conditions of desiccation, heat, sonication, and pressure. In the host, the infecting SCV develop into large cell variants (LCV) that are metabolically active. The SCV and LCV are antigenically different, but do not correspond to stationary and log-phase growth stages as has been hypothesized. Transition between SCV and LCV is accompanied by changes in the expression of surface proteins and does not involve changes in lipopolysaccharide (LPS) structure. Infectious particles have been referred to as "endospore-like", but this nomenclature is misleading because they are not structurally similar to Bacillus spores. C.burnetii (SCV form) is able to survive outside the host in soil for extended periods of time. It shows high-level resistance to UV radiation, heat, dessication, pressure and osmotic and oxidative stress. It has already been weaponized and mass-produced under various biological warfare programs (adapted in part from PubMed: 17825460).

Componentsi <p>Genomic components encoding the proteome</p>

Component nameGenome Accession(s)
Plasmid pQpH134
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