Advertisement

Veterinary Research Communications

, Volume 18, Issue 2, pp 99–102 | Cite as

Estimation of the size of the genome ofTaylorella equigenitalis by crossed-field gel electrophoresis

  • M. Matsuda
  • Y. Asami
  • T. Miyazawa
  • T. Sugawara
  • M. Kumano
  • Y. Isayama
  • M. Honda
Biochemistry Short Communication

Keywords

chromosome-sized DNA electrophoresis Taylorella equigenitalis 

Abbreviations

C

cytosine

CFGE

crossed-field gel electrophoresis

G

guanine

kb

kilobase

PFGE

pulsed-field gel electrophoresis

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. Krawiec, S. and Riley, M., 1990. Organization of the bacterial chromosome.Microbiological Reviews,54, 502–539PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. McClelland, M., Jones, R., Patel, Y. and Nelson, M., 1987. Restriction endonucleases for pulsed-field mapping of bacterial genomes.Nucleic Acids Research,15, 5985–6005PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. Schwartz, D.C. and Cantor, C.R., 1984. Separation of yeast chromosome-sized DNAs by pulsed-field gradient gel electrophoresis.Cell,37, 67–75PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. Smith, C.L., Econome, J.G., Schutt, A., Klco, S. and Cantor, C.R., 1987. A physical map of theEscherichia coli genome.Science,236, 1448–1453PubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. Sugimoto, C., Isayama, Y., Sakazaki, R. and Kuramochi, S., 1983. Transfer ofHaemophilus equigenitalis Tayloret al., 1978 to genusTaylorella gen. nov. asTaylorella equigenitalis comb. nov.Current Microbiology,9, 155–162Google Scholar
  6. Taylor, C.E.D., Rosenthal, R.D., Brown, D.F.J., Lapage, E.S.P., Hill, L.R. and Legros, R.M., 1978. The causative organism of contagious equine metritis 1977: proposal for a new species to be known asHaemophilus equigenitalis.Equine Veterinary Journal,10, 136–144PubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Kluwer Academic Publishers bv 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Matsuda
    • 1
    • 2
  • Y. Asami
    • 2
  • T. Miyazawa
    • 2
  • T. Sugawara
    • 2
  • M. Kumano
    • 2
  • Y. Isayama
    • 3
  • M. Honda
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Gene Biology, Research Institute of BiosciencesAzabu UniversitySagamiharaJapan
  2. 2.Department of BiosciencesAzabu UniversitySagamiharaJapan
  3. 3.Department of ImmunologyAzabu UniversitySagamiharaJapan
  4. 4.Department of Hygiene, College of Environmental HealthAzabu UniversitySagamiharaJapan

Personalised recommendations