Arthrobacter phage Mufasa8
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Detailed Information for Phage Mufasa8
Discovery Information
Isolation HostArthrobacter sp. ATCC 21022
Found ByAminata Khan and Alisha Shrestha
Year Found2016
Location FoundNorthampton, MA United States
Finding InstitutionSmith College
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS CoordinatesUnavailable
Discovery NotesThis sample was collected under a tree in front of Neilson Library on Smith College campus. The soil was grainy with minimal moisture and very dark in color
Naming NotesWe name our phage after Mufasa from The Lion King because we beleve our phage is fierce and has fitting characteristics.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedMar 6, 2017
Sequencing FacilitySmith College
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage4094
Genome length (bp)60205
Character of genome endsCircularly Permuted
End Determination NotesNo read start buildups nor areas of unusual coverage were observed when assembling this genome.
GC Content66.1%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Cluster Life CycleTemperate
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Annotation StatusOverdue (Expected completion by 5/15/2018)
Plaque NotesThe plaques on the agar plates were small and cloudy indicating the presence of a temperate phage.
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# 32
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# E6
Available Files
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