HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
AP50 D4
Order Family Genus Species
Tectiviridae AP50 AP50
Other designations
AP 50

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Strain HER 1039 is lysogen for phage AP50.
Plaques: 0.5-1mm, veiled.
Fragile; Propagate every year.
Double coat, pseudotail, sensitive to chloroform and ether, first claimed to contain RNA.
May be preserved in spore of HER 1039 or HER 1140.
Induction of HER 1039 by 0.5- 1mg/ml mitomycin C.
Does not survive lyophilization, keeps poorly at -70C.
Oui
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/211956446

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1140
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC BHI, TSA Yes Blood agar.

Original reference
Nagy, E. 1974. A highly specific phage attacking Bacillus anthracis strain Sterne. Acta Microbiol. Acad. Sci. Hung. 21:257-263.

Remarks

History
Received from Date
May also be obtained from:
Prof. Ilona B�ladi,
Institute of Microbiology,
University Medical School of Sz�ged,
P. P. Box. 432, H-6701, Sz�ged,
Hungary.
Received from Date
Dr. Elizabeth Nagy,
Dept. of Clinical Microbiology,
University Medical School of Sz�ged,
P. P. Box. 432, H-6701, Sz�ged,
Hungary.
13-09-1982
Isolated by Date
G. Iv�novics,
Institute of Microbiology,
University Medical School of Sz�ged,
Sz�ged,
Hungary. From:
1973 ?
Original source
Soil, Hungary

Last update
2017-08-30
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