We report here a draft genome sequence of Megasphaera sp. ASD88, a strain from the intestinal microbiota of a child with autism spectrum disorder, representing a previously undescribed species of the genus Megasphaera. The assembled sequence consists of 88 scaffolds, and the total size is 2.59 Mb.
Chaplin, A. V., Polyakova, S. I., Kochetkova, T. O., Sokolova, S. R., Goltsov, A. Y., Trofimov, D. Y., & Efimov, B. A. (2018). Noncontiguous finished genome sequence of Megasphaera sp. ASD88, isolated from faeces of a child with autism spectrum disorder. New Microbes and New Infections, 22, 13–16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmni.2017.12.010