HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
Mu A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae Mu-like viruses Mu
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.5 mm. Oui
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/viewer.fcgi??db=nucleotide&val=NC_000929

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1252
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC TSA

Original reference
Symonds, N., A. Toussaint, P. Vandeputte and M.M. Howe, eds. 1987. Phage Mu. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, Cold Spring Harbor, NY.

Remarks
Heat inducible (37 -> 43°C).
Fragile and unstable.

History
Isolated by Date
R, Janvier et H.-W. Ackermann
Université Laval
Faculté de Médecine
Departement de Microbiologie
Quebec, Canada
10-1986
Original source
Lysogenic culture of E. coli HM8305 (HER 1253)

Last update
2007-03-13
GREB, Pavillon de Médecine Dentaire
Université Laval, QC, Canada, G1V 0A6
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