HER Number
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Name Morphotype
Vf33 F2
Order Family Genus Species
Faserviricetes Inoviridae Villovirus Villovirus Vf33
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Magnification: 148,500X
Bar: 100 nm
Staining: PT
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Turbid plaques of 0.5 mm. Oui

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC TSA

Original reference
Taniguchi, H., K. Sato, M. Ogawa, T. Udou, and Y. Mizuguchi. 1984. Isolation and characterization of a filamentous phage, Vf33, specific for Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Microbiol. Immuno. 28:327-337.

Plaques extremely turbid and difficult to see; spot test.
Phage also produced by strain VP12.
Other indicators : VP3 and VP37.

Received from Date
Dr Hatsumi Taniguchi
Department of Microbiology
University of Occupational and Environmental Health
1-1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishiku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka 807
Isolé par Date
H. Taniguchi 10-1981
Original source
Overnight culture of V. parahaemolyticus VP33 (supernatant).

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