HER Number
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Name Morphotype
MP13 A1 (Myophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.5mm, clear-turbid, halo, ring.
Inactivated after 8 years in broth at -70oC.
Sensitive to chloroform.
Generalized transducing phage (lytic) for QM B1551.
Estimate of molecular weight (restriction fragments: 97x10^6 dalton. 20% of thymine replaced by some form of substitued HMU.
Dimensions in nm (Ackermann unpubl.):
UA head 93 tail 199 x 21
PT head 93 tail 199 x 15

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
25-30ºC BHI, TSA 200 rpm

Original reference
Vary, P. S. 1979. BBRC 88:1119-1124.

To be deposited (1982) in:
Bacillus Genetic Stock Center,
Ohio State University,
Columbus, OH, 43210
Vary: mid-log cells, MOI = 1, shake at 22 rpm for 2-3 h.
Instructions for phage propagation are available upon request.

Isolé par Date
Dr Patricia S. Vary
Received from Date
Dr Patricia S. Vary,
Department of biological Sciences,
Northern Illinois University,
DeKalb, Illinois, 60115,
Original source
Soil, Chicago, Illinois, USA 2-1977.

Last update
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