HER Number
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Name Morphotype
ΦAcS3 B3 (Siphophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.5 mm.
Extremely large phage.
Very long head.

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
30ºC Low-PYE

Original reference
Middleton C.A., J.L. Pate. 1976. Isolation and partial characterization of some new bacteriophages active against Asticcacaulis strains. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 26: 269-277.


Received from Date
Dr Jack L. Pate
Dept. of Bacteriology
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1550 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706, USA
Received from Date
Alvaro Quinones
Food Research Institute
1925 Willow Drive, Room 260
University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Isolé par Date
C.A. Middleton, J.L. Pate before 1976
Original source
Sewage or lake water, Madison, Wisconsin

Last update
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