HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
MJ-1 B1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Siphoviridae MP15?
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques : 0.5 mm, clear.
Isolated from soil.
Specific for Bacillus megaterium.
Some similarity to phages CS-1 and CK-1.
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1163
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC TSA Yes

Original reference
Van Elsas, J.D., and E.G.C. Penido. 1982. Characterization of a new Bacillus megaterium bacteriophage, MJ-1, from tropical soil. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, J. Microbiol. Serol. 48:365-371.

Remarks

History
Received from Date
Prof. Jan Dirk van Elsas,
Instituto de Microbiologia da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro,
Centro de Ciências da Saude, Bloco "I",
Ilha do Fundao,
Rio de Janeiro,
RJ 21.944,
Brazil
13-04-1983
Isolated by Date
J.D. van Elsas,
Rio de Janeiro,
Brazil
1978
Original source

Last update
2006-03-17
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