HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
ΦH A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae ΦH1-like viruses ΦH1
Other designations
ΦH1

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.1 to 0.5 mm. Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1282
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
42ºC Halo

Original reference
Schnabel, H., W. Zillig, M. Pfäffle, R. Schnabel, H. Michel, and H. Delius. 1982. Halobacterium halobium phage ΦH. EMBO J. 1:87-92.

Remarks
Propagation is easier if the NaCl content is lowered to 20%.
The first isolate of ΦH was a mixture of variants which could be isolated by cloning of single plaques.
Most of the subsequent work was done with the major (90%) of single plaques.

History
Isolated by Date
H. Michel and W. Zillig
Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie
Germany
1978
Received from Date
Dr W. Zillig
Max-Planck-Institut für Biochemie
D-8033 Martinsried bei München
Germany
21-01-1987
Original source
Lysate of fermenter culture of Halobacterium halobium R1, Wrzburg

Last update
2006-03-21
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