Mycobacterium phage Kimchi
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Detailed Information for Phage Kimchi
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Found ByKhanh Nguyen
Year Found2016
Location FoundDurham, NC United States
Finding InstitutionDurham Technical Community College
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation Temperature72°C
GPS Coordinates35.985611 N, 78.989778 W Map
Discovery NotesThe soil sample was taken from a veggie garden near vegetable and fruit waste. The soil was a bit moist and enriched. I took the soil sample about 9 inches below the surface. It was a sunny day.
Naming NotesMy mother's name. I chose this name because it is easy to remember and it sounds funny.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedDec 13, 2016
Sequencing FacilityPittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage1960
Genome length (bp)75829
Character of genome ends3' Sticky Overhang
Overhang Length9 bases
Overhang SequenceCGCTTGTCA
GC Content62.9%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Other Cluster Members
Plaque NotesMy plaque morphology has two size: small and big. After taking photo of my DNA phages through an electron microscopic, I figured out the size of the phage head and the phage tail. The head is 87 nm and the tail is 391 nm.

Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List
Submitted Annotation in DNA Master FormatDownload
Submitted Minimal DNA Master FileDownload
Author ListDownload
Annotation Cover SheetDownload
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload