HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
RS1 C1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Podoviridae
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1277
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC YB Oui

Original reference
Abeliovich, A., and S. Kaplan. 1974. Bacteriophages of Rhodopseudomonas spheroides: isolation and characteization of a Rhodopseudomonas spheroides bacteriophage. J. Virol. 13: 1392-1399.

Remarks
May be used for typing Rhodopseudomonas spheroides.
Strain 2.4.7 and its derivatives are resistant to lysis.
Strains 2.4.1 (ATCC 17023) and 8253 are sensitive.
Strain 630 is resistant due to a restriction-modification system; R- derivatives are sensitive to RS1.

History
Received from Date
Dr S. Kaplan
Department of Microbiology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 407 S Goodwin
Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
10-12-1986
Isolated by Date
A. Abeliovich and S. Kaplan
Department of Microbiology
University of Illinois, Urbana
USA
1973
Original source
Sewage oxidation pond, University of Illinois pig farm

Last update
2006-03-08
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