HER Number
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Name Morphotype
ΦC31 B1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Siphoviridae ΦC31
Other designations
phiC31 phi C31

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
HER 1042 is lysogen for ΦC31.
Clear plaques from 1 to 3 mm.
Head 53 nm, tail length 100 nm.

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC Czapek

Original reference
Lomovskaya, N.D., N.M. Mkrtumian, N.L. Gostimskaya, and V.N. Danilenko. 1972. Characterization of temperate actinophage ΦC31 isolated from Streptomyces coelicolor. J. Virol. 9: 258-262.

Very fragile.

Received from Date
Prof. Keith Chater
John Innes Centre
Norwich Research Park
Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH
Received from Date
Dr N.D. Lomovskaya
Institute of Genetics and Selection of Industrial Microorganisms
Moscow 113544, Russia
Received from Date
Chris Finnis and Dr Maggie Smith
Department of Genetics
Queen\'s Medical Centre
University of Nottingham
Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
Isolé par Date
N.D. Lomovskaya, Moscow 1970?
Original source
S. coelicolor A3(2)

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