HER Number
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Name Morphotype
ΦLMUP35 B1 (Siphophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 0.1 to 1.0 mm.
Wide host-range, useful for typing L. monocytogenes serovar 1/2 strains.
Shortest tail of Listeria B1 phages.
Generalized transducer.
Genome of 38-40kb.
Not propagated above 30°C.

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
25ºC TA, TSA 10mM CaCl2

Original reference
Hodgson, D.A. 2000. Generalized transduction of serotype 1/2 and serotype 4b strains of Listeria monocytogenes. Mol. Microbiol. 35: 312-323.

The distribution of this phage must be approved by
Martin Loessner,
Food Microbiology Laboratory,
Institute for Food Science and Nutrition,
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology,
Schmelzbergstrasse 9, CH-8092,
Zurich, Switzerland.

Received from Date
Dr. David A. Hodgson
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Warwick
Coventry, CV4 7AL, England
Isolé par Date
Dr. David A. Hodgson
University of Pennsylvania
Received from Date
Dr Martin Loessner
Forschungszentrum für Milch und Lebensmittel Weihenstephan
Technische, Universtät München
Vöttinger Str. 45, D-85350 Freising, Germany
Original source
Silage infected with L. monocytogenes

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