HER Number
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Name Morphotype
A10/A45 A1 (Myophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.1-0.5mm, clear, resistant colonies.
Bacterial strain HER1028 is lysogen for A10/A45.

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

Original reference
Brochu, G. 1974. Étude des phages tempérés et des bactériocines de Bacterium anitratum. Ph.D. Thesis, Université Laval, Quebec, Qc, Canada.

The original phage was isolated in 1971 and was grown on A. calcoaceticus A19. In December 1981, the phage was found inactive and a new strain was prepared by UV induction of A. calcoaceticus A10. The new phage produced many veiled and a few clear plaques, wich were purified (Jan. 1981).

Isolé par Date
Brochu, G.
Departement de Microbiologie,
Faculté de médecine,
Université Laval,
Québec, Québec, Canada
G1K 7P4
Original source
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus A10 = HER1028; UV induction.

Last update
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