Mycobacterium phage Marseillie
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Detailed Information for Phage Marseillie
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Former namesMsmeater
Found ByEmily Poteat
Year Found2017
Location FoundBlacksburg, VA United States
Finding InstitutionVirginia Tech
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates37.221959 N, 80.423511 W Map
Discovery NotesThis soil sample was found on a hillside between two academic buildings on the Virginia Tech campus (Wallace Hall and Litton Reaves Hall). The hillside was north-facing. The soil was a clay consistency which was slightly moist.
Naming NotesThe name is a pun: Msmeg eater = Msmeater.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Characterization
ClusterUnclustered
Subcluster--
Annotation StatusNot sequenced
Plaque NotesThe phage can undergo the lytic or lysogenic cycle. It favors the lytic cycle at 37°C and 42°C, and the lysogenic cycle at 32°C. It generally forms larger plaques at higher temperatures, as plaque sizes have ranged from pinhead-sized to about the size of a standard pencil eraser.
MorphotypeSiphoviridae
Has been Phamerated?No
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Archived
Pitt Freezer Box# 54
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# F2
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload