HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
A511 A1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Myoviridae A511
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.5 mm.
Used for phage typing of Listeria spp.
Virulent phage, lyses 85% of all Listeria strains.
Not related to other Listeria phages.
Also propagated on L. ivanovii 3009.
Morphologically identical with Bacillus phage SP50 a.s.o.
Oui
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/197322500

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1394
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC TSA

Original reference
Loessner, M.J., M. Busse. 1990. Bacteriophage typing of Listeria species.

Remarks
The distribution of this phage must be approved by
Martin Loessner,
Food Microbiology Laboratory,
Institute for Food Science and Nutrition,
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology,
Schmelzbergstrasse 9, CH-8092,
Zurich, Switzerland.

History
Received from Date
Dr Martin Loessner
Institut fur Mikrobiologie
FML Weihenstephan
Technische Universitat Munchen, Weihenstephaner Berg 3
D-85350 Freising, Germany
02-09-1992
Isolated by Date
Dr Martin Loessner
Freising, Germany
10-1990
Original source
Sewage

Last update
2017-08-30
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