Number of copies of rRNA operon

Range 9-11 unitless
Organism Bacteria Vibrio fischeri
Reference Fegatella F., Lim J., Kjelleberg S., Cavicchioli R. Implications of rRNA operon copy number and ribosome content in the marine oligotrophic ultramicrobacterium Sphingomonas sp. strain RB2256. Appl Environ Microbiol. 1998. 64(11):4433-4438.PubMed ID9797303
Primary Source Wolfe, C. J., and M. G. Haygood. Bioluminescent symbionts of the Caribbean flashlight fish (Kryptophanaron alfredi) have a single rRNA operon. 1993. Mol. Mar. Biol. Biotechnol. 2:189-197PubMed ID7507392
Entered by Phil Mongiovi
ID 102220