Mycobacterium phage Xerxes
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Detailed Information for Phage Xerxes
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Found ByJodi Fitzgerald
Year Found2011
Location FoundGainesville, FL USA
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Florida
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates29.643632, -82.35493 Map
Discovery Notes0.5" in, wet soil, 88 F
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedJan 27, 2012
Sequencing FacilityVirginia Commonwealth University Nucleic Acids Research Facilities
Shotgun Sequencing Method454 Pyrosequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage75
Genome length (bp)43698
Character of genome ends3' Sticky Overhang
Overhang Length14 bases
Overhang SequenceCCCGCCGCAATGGG
GC Content66.3%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Characterization
ClusterN
Subcluster--
Cluster Life CycleTemperate
Other Cluster Members
Annotation StatusIn GenBank
Plaque Notes<1 mm, lytic,
MorphotypeSiphoviridae
Number of Genes72
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List
Submitted Annotation in DNA Master FormatDownload
Author ListDownload
Annotation Cover SheetDownload
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?Yes
GenBank AccessionKU935726
Refseq NumberNone yet
Published in PaperPope, Bowman, Russell, et al 2015, eLIFE: Whole genome comparison of a large collection of mycobacteriophages reveals a continuum of phage genetic diversity
Available Files
Final DNAMaster FileDownload