HER Number
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Name Morphotype
Bk C1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Podoviridae
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.5mm ?, veiled ?, sloping borders.
var. Bk2.
Growth time : 48- 72 h.
Host is class 3 pathogen.

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC TSA, Albimi Serum dextrose Agar

Original reference
Corbel, M. J. and J. A. Morris. 1975. Studies on a smooth phage resistant variant of Brucella abortus. II. Mechanism of phage resistance. Brit. J. Exp. Pathol. 56:1-7.


Isolated by Date
J. T. Douglas and S. S. Elberg.
Received from Date
M. J. Corbel,
FAO/WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Brucellosis,
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food,
Central Veterinary Laboratory,
New Haw, Weybridge, Surrey, England,
KT15 3NB
Original source
Agar with mixture of B. melitensis (Isfahan) and Weybridge phage, California,USA.

Last update
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