Bipolaris oryzae ATCC 44560 (GCA_000523455) Assembly and Gene Annotation
About Bipolaris oryzae ATCC 44560 (GCA_000523455)
Cochliobolus miyabeanus (formerly known as Helminthosporium oryzae) is a fungus that causes brown spot disease in rice. This disease was the causal agent of the Bengal famine of 1943.
It was used by the USA as a biological weapon in Japan during World War II.
The annotation presented is derived from annotation submitted to INSDC with the assembly accession GCA_000523455.1, with additional non-coding genes derived from Rfam. For more details, please visit INSDC annotation import.
General information about this species can be found in Wikipedia.