Lophiostoma macrostomum genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Lophiostoma macrostomum CBS 122681 genome and annotation http://jgi.doe.gov/Lmacrostomum.  L. macrostomum  is classified in a new family Lophiostomataceae (Dothideomycetes).  It is associated with occur on submerged as well as terrestrial wood, but also occurs on leaf litter.

Lophiostoma macrostomum  was contributed to the 1KFG project by Manfred Binder and Pedro Crous of Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures KNAW, Netherlands, and represents the first genome sequenced for the family Lophiostomataceae.  As always, please contact the lead contact and PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

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