HER Number
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Name Morphotype
Jersey B1 (Siphophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Jerseyvirus Jerseyvirus jersey
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 1mm, tiny yellow resistant colonies, halo of 1mm.
Do not propagate in Eagle-Earle medium or titrate on sea-blue agar.
Propagate on \\\"Type 1\\\" rather than \\\"Jersey\\\".
Abnormal tails.
Part of Felix and Callow\\\'s typing set for S. paratyphi B (Refs. 464 & 465).

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC BHI, TSA Tryptose phosphate broth

Original reference
Felix, A., and B. R. Callow. 1943. Typing of paratyphoid B bacilli by means of VI bacteriophage. Brit. Med. J. pp. 127-130


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Dr S. S. Kasatiya,
Minist�re des affaires sociales de la province de Qu�bec,
Direction des laboratoires,
20045 Chemin Ste-Marie O.,
Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, P.Q., Canada
Original source

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