Genome sequence of Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola, an emerging fungal pathogen of snakes

Mana Ohkura, Robert R. Fitak, Jennifer H. Wisecaver, Dan DeBlasio, Faheem Niazi, Michael Egholm, Steven D. Rounsley, Chinnappa D. Kodira, Marc J. Orbach

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Abstract

Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola, which belongs to the order Onygenales, is an emerging fungal pathogen of snakes in the United States. This study reports the 21.9-Mb genome sequence of an isolate of this reptilian pathogen obtained from a black racer snake in Pennsylvania.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00677-17
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume5
Issue number30
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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    Ohkura, M., Fitak, R. R., Wisecaver, J. H., DeBlasio, D., Niazi, F., Egholm, M., Rounsley, S. D., Kodira, C. D., & Orbach, M. J. (2017). Genome sequence of Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola, an emerging fungal pathogen of snakes. Genome Announcements, 5(30), [e00677-17]. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00677-17