HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
α3A B2
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Siphoviridae α3A
Other designations
alpha3A

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.1mm, veiled.
Try different colonies.
Prefer large colonies with white center.
Woods: Tryptone broth, TA surface, TA double layer.
Sensitive to chloroform.
Dimensions (Ackermann, unpublished) in nm:
UA head: 66 x 48 tail: 327 x 8
PT head: 73 x 56 tail: 332 x 8
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1137
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC TA Yes BHI. TPB, TSA

Original reference
Thomson, J. A. and D. R. Woods. 1974. Bacteriophages and cryptic lysogeny in Achromobacter. J. Gen. Virol. 22:153-157.

Remarks

History
Received from Date
J. A. Southern
S. A. Vaccine Institute
Private Bag, Pineland, 7405, R. S. A.
Isolated by Date
J. A. Thomson and David R. Woods.
From: Cured cattle hides
In: Rhodes University, Grahamstown, R.S.A.
1972
Received from Date
Prof. D. R. Woods
Department of Microbiology
University of Cape Town
Private Bag, Rondebosch
7700, Cape Town, R. S. A.
9-9-1982
Original source

Last update
2007-03-13
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