HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
P1D A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae P1-like viruses P1
Other designations
Subspecies: P1D

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques are imperceptible: < 0.1 mm, veiled. Non

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1393
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
42ºC TSA

Original reference
Ackermann, H.-W. and coll. 1994. P1D, a new member of the P1 bacteriophage group.

Remarks
Variant of P1; Slightly longer tail, almost no head size variants, different host range and plaque size.
Plaques easier to observe at 42C than at 37C; also produced spontaneously.
Other host strains: HER 1128(E. coli O15), Cubizolles, blanchon, LY265.

History
Isolated by Date
A. Reynaud and H.-W. Ackermann
Laboratory of Ackermann
12-1991
Original source
E. coli O103 4472 (also strains GVs and 2198) after UV + mitomycin C induction.

Last update
2006-04-23
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