HER Number
107 Add to cart

Name Morphotype
43 Popoff A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae P1-like viruses 43
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Magnification: 297,000X
Bar: 50 nm
Staining: PTA
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.2mm, veiled.
Typing phage.
Serological group 9
HER 1041 is lysogen for this phage.
Strain available?
Very labile, in one month at 4oC, the titer drop off 4 logs.
Inactivation during storage at -80oC for 10 years.
Survives in N2.
Does not resist to lyophilisation.
Said to require Ca++ (0.001M) and Mg++ (0.01M): not confirmed.

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
25-30ºC BHI, TSA

Original reference
Popoff, M. and J.-F. Vieu.1970. Bactériophages et lysotypie d'Aeromonas salmonicida. Compt. Rend. 270:2219-2222.


Isolé par Date
M. Martin and H.-W. Ackermann,
Departement de Microbiology,
Faculte de Medecine,
Universite Laval,
Québec, Québec, Canada
G1K 7P4.
Received from Date
Dr Michel Popoff,
Institut Pasteur,
Service des entérobactéries,
25 rue du Docteur Roux,
75724 Paris Cedex 15,
Original source
A. salmonicida 108-69 (HER 1041) spontaneous production in coculture.

Last update
GREB, Pavillon de Médecine Dentaire
Université Laval, QC, Canada, G1V 0A6
Téléphone : 418-656-2485 Fax : 418-656-2861
Ce site utilise TYPO3 Réalisation: Équipe Tactic