Microbacterium phage Hyperion
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Detailed Information for Phage Hyperion
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMicrobacterium foliorum NRRL B-24224 SEA
Found ByAnn-Catherine Stanton
Year Found2016
Location FoundPittsburgh, PA United States of America
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Pittsburgh
ProgramPhage Hunters Integrating Research and Education
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation Temperature30°C
GPS Coordinates40.442742 N, 79.953791 W Map
Discovery NotesThe phage was originally found by Johnathon Schiebel, and then was adopted by Ann Stanton. Soil was taken from a small flower planter in front of Hillman Library. Soil was dark brown and moist at about 2 inches deep.
Naming NotesJohnathon Schiebel, who originally found the phage before Ann Stanton adopted it, wanted to name the phage Hyperion after the titan in greek mythology
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedMar 8, 2017
Sequencing FacilityPittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage1168
Genome length (bp)61769
Character of genome endsDirect Terminal Repeat
Direct Terminal Repeat Length203 bp
GC Content67.0%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Cluster Life CycleLytic
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Annotation StatusBeing Annotated (Expected completion by 5/15/2018)
Plaque NotesPlaques are clear, and can range in size, from about 0.25 mm in diameter, to about 1 mm in diameter.
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Archived
Pitt Freezer Box# 5
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# B6
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload