HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
Φ16 A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.1mm
Type phage for Φ16-like vibriophages (over 200 genetically related marine phages)
DNA : 58kb, GC=70%, DAM methylation
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1307
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
25ºC NaCl

Original reference
Kellogg, C.A., J.B. Rose, S.C. Jiang, J.M. Thurmond, and J.H. Paul. 1995. Genetic diversity of related vibriophages isolated from marine environments around Florida and Hawaii, USA. Marine Ecol. Progr. Ser. 120:89-98.

Remarks
To obtain maximal titers in double layer : dilute phages to 10^5-10^6 PFU/mL.

History
Isolated by Date
Sunny C. Jiang and John H. Paul
University of South Florida, Marine Science Department
05-1991
Received from Date
Dr Christina A. Kellogg
University of South Florida, Marine Science Department
140 7th Avenue S., St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
22-09-1998
Original source
Seawater, St. Petersburg Pier, Tampa Bay, FL

Last update
2006-01-20
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