HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
HK243 B2
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Siphoviridae ZG/3A
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.1mm, clear.
Plaques enhanced by chloroform vapors.
Does not grow on maltose-negative, lambda-resistant strains of E. coli K-12.
Dimensions in nm (Ackermann unpubl.)
UA head 63 x 49 Tail 166 x 8
PT head 72 x 59 Tail 167 x 8
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1139
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC BHI, TSA

Original reference
Dhillon, T. S. E. K. S. Dhillon, H. C. Chau, W. K. Li, and A. H. C. Tsang. 1976. Studies on bacteriophage distribution: Virulent and temperate bactriophage content of mammalian feces. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 32:68-74.

Remarks

History
Isolated by Date
T. S. Dhillon et al. 1975 ?
Received from Date
Dr. T. S. Dhillon,
Department of Botany,
University of Hong Kong,
Hong Kong
23-08-1981
Original source
Hong Kong

Last update
2006-04-13
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