HER Number
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Name Morphotype
Cp-1 (SOCP) C2
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Podoviridae Φ29-like phages Cp-1
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 1.0 mm.
Morphogically identical with Bacillus phage Φ29.
Strain R6 lost.

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30-37ºC BHI Blood Agar

Original reference
Ronda, C., R. Lopez, and E. Garcia. 1981. Isolation and characterization of a new bacteriophage, Cp-1, infecting Streptococcus pneumoniae. J. Virol. 40: 551-559.

The genome of this phage (accession number KJ617393) has 31 differences compared with the sequence of Cp-1 (accession number NC_001825) available on GenBank

Received from Date
Dr C. Ronda
Institute of Immunology BM.
Velazquez, 144
Madrid-6, Spain
Original source
Throat samples

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