Draft genome sequence of plant growth-promoting endophytic Streptomyces sp. GKU 895 isolated from the roots of sugarcane

Worarat Kruasuwan, Talal Sabhan Salih, Sarah Brozio, Paul A. Hoskisson, Arinthip Thamchaipenet

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Streptomyces sp. GKU 895 is an endophytic actinomycete isolated from the roots of sugarcane. GKU 895 has a genome of 8.3 Mbp and the genome exhibits adaptations related to plant growth-promoting activity. It also has extensive specialized metabolite biosynthetic gene clusters apparent in its genome.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-2
Number of pages2
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 11 May 2017


  • genome
  • sugarcane
  • gene clusters

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