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Escherichia coli DH5[alpha]

Taxonomy ID: 668369 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid668369)
current name
Escherichia coli DH5[alpha]
Escherichia coli str. DH5[alpha]
NCBI BLAST name: enterobacteria
Rank: strain
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Host: bacteria|vertebrates
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Escherichia coli DH5alpha
Escherichia coli strain DH5[alpha]
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Escherichia; Escherichia coli
   Entrez records   
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Nucleotide 182
Protein 726
Structure 22
Genome 1
GEO Datasets 63
PubMed Central 17
SRA Experiments 91
Identical Protein Groups 4,172
BioProject 17
BioSample 136
Assembly 1
PubChem BioAssay 48
Taxonomy 1

Comments and References:

genome sequence
Determination of the DNA genome sequence of this strain has been or is being determined either in whole or in part.
Chen J et al. (2018)
Chen, J., Li, Y., Zhang, K., and Wang, H. "Whole-genome sequence of phage-resistant strain Escherichia coli DH5[alpha]." Genome Announc. (2018) 6:e00097-18.

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Information from sequence entries

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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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