Information of plasmid
ID 2
Plasmid name RK2
GenBank accession number BN000925.1
Incompatibility group IncP1
Genome size 60096 bp
Coordinate of oriT  [Strand] 51129..51240 [+]
Drug resistance experimental resistance to kanamycin, ampicillin and tetracycline
Heavy-metal resistance _
Virulence factor _
Xenobiotic degradation insolico degradation of biphenyl and 4-chlorobiphenyl
Strain [Taxonomy ID] Gram-negative Klebsiella aerogenes K8841 [548]

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