HER Number
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Name Morphotype
O103 C1 (Podophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.5-1.0 mm.
Treatment of rabbit colibacillose caused by E.coli O103.
Specific for E.coli O303.
Resembles coliphage N4.

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

Original reference
Reynaud, A., L. Cloastre, J. Bernard, H. Laveran, H.W. Ackermann, D. Licois, B. Joly. 1992. Characteristics and diffusion in the rabbit of a phage for Escherichia coli 0103. Attempts to use this phage for therapy. Vet. Microbiol. 30: 203-212.


Received from Date
Dr A. Reynaud
Laboratoire Departemental des Services Veterinaires du Puy-de-Dome
B.P. 42, 63370 Lempdes, France
Isolé par Date
Laurent Cloastre
Laboratoire Departemental des Services Veterinaires
B.P. 42, 63370 Lempdes, France
Original source
Air of rabbit breeding area, commercial rabbit farm, Clermont-Ferrand, France

Last update
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