Draft Genome Sequences of Six Novel Bacterial Isolates from Chicken Ceca

Nicholas A Duggett, Gemma L Kay, Martin J Sergeant, Michael Bedford, Chrystala I Constantinidou, Charles W Penn, Andrew D Millard, Mark J Pallen

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The chicken is the most common domesticated animal and the most abundant bird in the world. However, the chicken gut is home to many previously uncharacterized bacterial taxa. Here, we report draft genome sequences from six bacterial isolates from chicken ceca, all of which fall outside any named species.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to) e00448-16
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 26 May 2016

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