HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
MSP2 B2
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Siphoviridae MSP2
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 2-3 mm, clear.
Very narrow host range (specific of S. venezuelae?).
High thermal resistance : 80C for 1h.
High resistance to osmotic shock, difficult to dissociate.
Morphological aberrations : giant and small (?) heads, particles with two tails and aberrant tail insertion.
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1195
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC RC

Original reference
Jones, L.A., M.L. Hahn, and A.R. Taylor. 1974. Incomplete and aberrant particles of actinophage MSP2 from lysates of Streptomyces venezuelae. J. Virol. 14:493-502.

Remarks

History
Received from Date
S.G. Bradley,
Received from Date
Dr. Lily A. Jones
Department of Immunology and Microbiology,
Wayne State University,
Detroit, Michigan 48201,
USA
16-01-1984
Isolated by Date
S.G. Bradley
Department of Microbiology,
University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis, Minnesota,
USA
1956-60
Original source
Soil

Last update
2006-04-29
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