We report the draft genome sequences of two Paenibacillus species with cellulose-degrading abilities isolated from landfill leachate. An array of genes putatively involved in cellulose degradation have been identified in both genome sequences, which can benefit various biotechnological industries.
Chua, T. C. P., Yoo, H-S., Gan, H. M., & Lee, S. M. (2014). Draft genome sequences of two cellulolytic Paenibacillus sp. strains, MAEPY1 and MAEPY2, from Malaysian landfill leachate. Genomic Announcements, 2(1), 1 - 2. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00065-14