Draft whole-genome sequence of urease-producing Sporosarcina koreensis

Sara Abdul Majid, Michael F. Graw, Hanh Nguyen, Anthony G. Hay

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Urease-producing microbes are of significance due to their potential application in biocement production. Sporosarcina koreensis Q1 is a urease-producing bacterium belonging to the phylum Firmicutes. Here, we present the draft whole-genome sequence of S. koreensis Q1, isolated from a barchan sand dune in Qatar.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00096-16
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016
Externally publishedYes


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  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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