HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
ΦLMUP35 B1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Siphoviridae ΦLMUP35
Other designations
P35

Electron Micrograph
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.1 to 1.0 mm.
Wide host-range, useful for typing L. monocytogenes serovar 1/2 strains.
Shortest tail of Listeria B1 phages.
Chloroform-sensitive.
Generalized transducer.
Genome of 38-40kb.
Not propagated above 30C.
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1247
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
25ºC TA, TSA 10mM CaCl2

Original reference
Hodgson, D.A. 2000. Generalized transduction of serotype 1/2 and serotype 4b strains of Listeria monocytogenes. Mol. Microbiol. 35: 312-323.

Remarks
The distribution of this phage must be approved by
Martin Loessner,
Food Microbiology Laboratory,
Institute for Food Science and Nutrition,
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology,
Schmelzbergstrasse 9, CH-8092,
Zurich, Switzerland.

History
Received from Date
Dr. David A. Hodgson
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Warwick
Coventry, CV4 7AL, England
Isolated by Date
Dr. David A. Hodgson
University of Pennsylvania
01-02-1996
Received from Date
Dr Martin Loessner
Forschungszentrum für Milch und Lebensmittel Weihenstephan
Technische, Universtät München
Vöttinger Str. 45, D-85350 Freising, Germany
06-05-1998
Original source
Silage infected with L. monocytogenes

Last update
2006-06-26
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