The draft whole-genome sequence of the extremely acidophilic and novel Firmicutes strain S 0 AB is reported. The genome comprises 3.3 Mbp and has a GC content of 43.72%. In total, 3,240 protein-coding genes, 56 tRNA genes, and 11 rRNA genes were predicted.
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Funding Information: Genome sequencing was carried out by MicrobesNG (https://microbesng.com). The work was supported by FONDECYT grant 1181717 (D.S.H.), the Centro Ciencia & Vida, Financiamiento Basal para Centros Científicos y Tecnológicos de Excelencia de ANID grant FB210008 (D.S.H.), and the European Union Horizon 2020 project BioMOre (grant agreement 642456) (D.B.J.).
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