HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
O103 C1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Podoviridae
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.5-1.0 mm.
Treatment of rabbit colibacillose caused by E.coli O103.
Specific for E.coli O303.
Resembles coliphage N4.
Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1337
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC TSA

Original reference
Reynaud, A., L. Cloastre, J. Bernard, H. Laveran, H.W. Ackermann, D. Licois, B. Joly. 1992. Characteristics and diffusion in the rabbit of a phage for Escherichia coli 0103. Attempts to use this phage for therapy. Vet. Microbiol. 30: 203-212.

Remarks

History
Received from Date
Dr A. Reynaud
Laboratoire Departemental des Services Veterinaires du Puy-de-Dome
B.P. 42, 63370 Lempdes, France
09-1988
Isolated by Date
Laurent Cloastre
Laboratoire Departemental des Services Veterinaires
B.P. 42, 63370 Lempdes, France
20-04-1988
Original source
Air of rabbit breeding area, commercial rabbit farm, Clermont-Ferrand, France

Last update
2006-04-13
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