General features of S. haemolyticus JCSC1435 chromosome in comparison with those of other staphylococci

Feature of chromosomeValue for strain
S.aureus N315S.epidermidis ATCC 12228S.haemolyticus JCSC1435
Length of sequence (bp)2,814,8162,499,2792,685,015
G+C content (%)
    Total genome32.832.132.8
    Open reading frames33.533.033.4
    Noncoding region28.025.927.1
Open reading frames
Ribosomal RNAs (no.)
Transfer RNAs (no.)626059
tmRNAs (no.)111
Genomic islandsa (no.)
    Other genomic islands (νSa, νSe, νSh, πSh)345
  • a Putative regions acquired horizontally (see Methods).

  • b Those carrying ccr genes were counted. (See Results for the number of ΨSCC.)