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

Electron Micrograph
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
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.

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.

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

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