HER Number
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Name Morphotype
PBS1 A1 (Myophage)
Order Family Genus Species
Takahashivirus Takahashivirus PBS1
Other designations

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

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Plaques: 0.1, clear to veiled.
Helical and contraction fibers, very large size
Thymine replaced by uracil.
Generalized transduction
Very stable
Takahashi: Penassay broth
Tryptose blood agar base
Schaeffer\'s spore medium.

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC BHI, TSA, Tryptose phosphate broth 1mM Magnesium

Original reference
Eiserling, F. A. 1963. Bacillus subtilis bacteriophages: structure, intracellular development and conditions of lysogeny. Ph.D. thesis, University of California, Los Angeles. pp. 1-127.

Description of the media used are available upon request.

Isolé par Date
Dr. I. Takahashi,
Departement of Biology,
McMaster University
Received from Date
Dr. I. Takahashi,
Departement of Biology,
McMaster University,
Hamilton, ON.
Canada, L8S 4K1
Original source
Soil, Ottawa, Canada

Last update
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