Mycobacterium phage Astro
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Detailed Information for Phage Astro
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Found ByBrad Long
Year Found2011
Location FoundCharleston, SC USA
Finding InstitutionCollege of Charleston
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates32.769528 N, 79.929511 W Map
Discovery NotesThe sample was located under a palm tree in the battery of Charleston, SC. It was very black in color and moist.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedJan 28, 2012
Sequencing FacilityPittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIon Torrent Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage150
Genome length (bp)52494
Character of genome ends3' Sticky Overhang
Overhang Length10 bases
Overhang SequenceCGGGATGTAA
GC Content61.4%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Characterization
ClusterA
SubclusterA8
Cluster Life CycleTemperate
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Abrogate (A1)

Acme (A1)

Adahisdi (A1)

Aeneas (A1)

AFIS (A1)

Ajay (A1)

Alsfro (A1)

Alvin (A1)

Anglerfish (A1)

Arcanine (A1)

Arlo (A1)

Atkinbua (A1)

BaconJack (A1)

Barriga (A1)

Beatrix (A1)

BeesKnees (A1)

Bethlehem (A1)

Big3 (A1)

Bigfoot (A1)

BigMau (A1)

BigPaolini (A1)

BillKnuckles (A1)

Bircsak (A1)

Blue (A1)

Bob3 (A1)

Bones (A1)

BPBiebs31 (A1)

Briton15 (A1)

Bruns (A1)

Buttons (A1)

Bxb1 (A1)

CactusRose (A1)

Carlyle (A1)

ConceptII (A1)

Corvo (A1)

Crispicous1 (A1)

Cueylyss (A1)

DD5 (A1)

Doom (A1)

Dreamboat (A1)

DreamCatcher (A1)

DrFeelGood (A1)

Dulcie (A1)

Dynamix (A1)

Edtherson (A1)

Euphoria (A1)

Fajezeel (A1)

Fascinus (A1)

Fenn (A1)

Forsytheast (A1)

Francis47 (A1)

Froghopper (A1)

Fushigi (A1)

GageAP (A1)

Gompeii16 (A1)

Graduation (A1)

Greg (A1)

HanShotFirst (A1)

HarryOW (A1)

HermioneGrange (A1)

Homines (A1)

Hope4ever (A1)

Ichabod (A1)

ILeeKay (A1)

JackSparrow (A1)

Jasper (A1)

JC27 (A1)

Kanely (A1)

KBG (A1)

Killigrew (A1)

KSSJEB (A1)

Kugel (A1)

Kykar (A1)

KyMonks1A (A1)

Lamina13 (A1)

Lesedi (A1)

Lockley (A1)

Lopton (A1)

Magnar (A1)

Magnito (A1)

Makemake (A1)

Manatee (A1)

Marcell (A1)

Maroc7 (A1)

McGuire (A1)

MetalQZJ (A1)

Michley (A1)

Moose (A1)

MPlant7149 (A1)

MrGordo (A1)

Mryolo (A1)

Mule (A1)

Museum (A1)

Naira (A1)

NEHalo (A1)

Nerujay (A1)

Nhonho (A1)

Niza (A1)

Oogway (A1)

PacerPaul (A1)

Papez (A1)

Paphu (A1)

Pari (A1)

PattyP (A1)

Pepe (A1)

Perseus (A1)

Petp2012 (A1)

Petruchio (A1)

PherrisBueller (A1)

PhrostyMug (A1)

PinkPlastic (A1)

Pinto (A1)

Pippin (A1)

Pita2 (A1)

PSullivan (A1)

Rajelicia (A1)

Rhynn (A1)

RidgeCB (A1)

Ringer (A1)

Rohr (A1)

Rufus (A1)

Ruotula (A1)

Rutherferd (A1)

Sagefire (A1)

SarFire (A1)

Scowl (A1)

Seabiscuit (A1)

Sibs6 (A1)

SkiPole (A1)

Smairt (A1)

Smeagol (A1)

Snazzy (A1)

Solon (A1)

SpikeBT (A1)

Squee (A1)

StrongArm (A1)

Sumter (A1)

SwissCheese (A1)

Switzer (A1)

Target (A1)

Tasp14 (A1)

TheloniousMonk (A1)

Thor (A1)

Traft412 (A1)

Treddle (A1)

Tripl3t (A1)

Trouble (A1)

Turj99 (A1)

U2 (A1)

Violet (A1)

Watermelon (A1)

Wheeler (A1)

Wilkins (A1)

Zeeculate (A1)

Zephyr (A1)

Zeuska (A1)

Chupacabra (A10)

Goose (A10)

KittenMittens (A10)

Kristoff (A10)

OKCentral2016 (A10)

Rebeuca (A10)

RhynO (A10)

Severus (A10)

Trike (A10)

Twister (A10)

WalterMcMickey (A10)

Aneem (A11)

Bachome (A11)

Bowtie (A11)

Bud (A11)

Ebony (A11)

Et2Brutus (A11)

Fibonacci (A11)

Flaverint (A11)

Hutc2 (A11)

Jabith (A11)

Joselito (A11)

Lucivia (A11)

Mabel (A11)

Mulciber (A11)

Munch (A11)

Orange (A11)

Salz (A11)

Snape (A11)

DarthPhader (A12)

Pharaoh (A12)

Refuge (A12)

Steamy (A12)

Phlei (A13)

Jeeves (A14)

Luchador (A14)

Anon (A15)

JSwag (A15)

KatherineG (A15)

LastResort (A15)

MinecraftSteve (A15)

Nedarya (A15)

ReMo (A15)

Remus (A15)

Rosalind (A15)

ShayRa (A15)

Soups (A15)

Strosahl (A15)

Waits (A15)

EagleEye (A16)

Lucyedi (A16)

40AC (A17)

MyraDee (A18)

Kimona (A19)

20ES (A2)

AbbyPaige (A2)

Acolyte (A2)

Adzzy (A2)

AN3 (A2)

AN9 (A2)

ANI8 (A2)

AnnaL29 (A2)

Anselm (A2)

ArcherNM (A2)

Bactobuster (A2)

Baehexic (A2)

Benvolio (A2)

BiancaTri92 (A2)

BobSwaget (A2)

Bugsy (A2)

Centaur (A2)

Changeling (A2)

Che12 (A2)

ChipMunk (A2)

CRB1 (A2)

Crucio (A2)

D29 (A2)

D32 (A2)

Dalmatian (A2)

DBQu4n (A2)

Drake55 (A2)

DudeLittle (A2)

Echild (A2)

Equemioh13 (A2)

EvilGenius (A2)

Fameo (A2)

FiringLine (A2)

First (A2)

Flare16 (A2)

GaugeLDP (A2)

Georgie2 (A2)

Heffalump (A2)

Herbertwm (A2)

IronMan (A2)

Iwokeuplikedis (A2)

Jaan (A2)

Jerm (A2)

JoshKayV (A2)

Journey13 (A2)

Jsquared (A2)

Kalpine (A2)

Kerberos (A2)

L5 (A2)

LadyBird (A2)

Larenn (A2)

Leogania (A2)

LilTurb (A2)

Lokk (A2)

Loser (A2)

Malec (A2)

Miko (A2)

MissWhite (A2)

Naji (A2)

NaSiaTalie (A2)

NicoleTera (A2)

NothingSpecial (A2)

Odin (A2)

Ph8s (A2)

Phaded (A2)

Piro94 (A2)

Pomar16 (A2)

Power (A2)

Pukovnik (A2)

QueenB2 (A2)

QueenBeesly (A2)

Rachaly (A2)

RedRock (A2)

Retro23 (A2)

SemperFi (A2)

Serenity (A2)

SnapTap (A2)

StarStuff (A2)

Superchunk (A2)

SweetiePie (A2)

TipsytheTRex (A2)

Tomathan (A2)

Trixie (A2)

Turbido (A2)

Updawg (A2)

VA6 (A2)

VC3 (A2)

Whabigail7 (A2)

WideWale (A2)

XianYue (A2)

Anthony (A20)

ACFishhook (A3)

Aglet (A3)

AgronaGT15 (A3)

Anubis (A3)

AugsMagnumOpus (A3)

BabyRay (A3)

Beauxregard13 (A3)

BreSam8 (A3)

BuzzBuzz (A3)

Bxz2 (A3)

DaHudson (A3)

Daishi (A3)

Dieselweasel (A3)

EpicPhail (A3)

Farber (A3)

Fernando (A3)

Fred313 (A3)

Gemma (A3)

GingkoMaracino (A3)

Groupthink (A3)

Grum1 (A3)

GtownJaz (A3)

Heathen (A3)

HelDan (A3)

Heliosoles (A3)

Hercules11 (A3)

Hookmount (A3)

Idleandcovert (A3)

Isca (A3)

JenCasNa (A3)

JeppNRM (A3)

JF2 (A3)

JF4 (A3)

JHC117 (A3)

Jobu08 (A3)

KADY (A3)

Kalb97 (A3)

Kalnoky (A3)

Lambert1 (A3)

Lilith (A3)

Louie6 (A3)

LugYA (A3)

MA5 (A3)

MadMarie (A3)

Mainiac (A3)

Malinsilva (A3)

Margo (A3)

Marie (A3)

Marius (A3)

MarQuardt (A3)

Methuselah (A3)

Microwolf (A3)

Misomonster (A3)

MK4 (A3)

MoneyMay (A3)

MuchMore (A3)

Noella (A3)

Norbert (A3)

OlanP (A3)

Ollie (A3)

P28Green (A3)

Panamaxus (A3)

Penny1 (A3)

PGHhamlin (A3)

Phantastic (A3)

PhishRPhriends (A3)

Phoxy (A3)

Phranny (A3)

Pistachio (A3)

Pocahontas (A3)

Popcicle (A3)

PotatoSplit (A3)

Puppy (A3)

PurpleHaze (A3)

QuinnKiro (A3)

Reba (A3)

Rockstar (A3)

Sabia (A3)

Sabinator (A3)

SoilDragon (A3)

Soshari (A3)

Spike509 (A3)

Stagni (A3)

StepMih (A3)

Taurus (A3)

Texage (A3)

Tiffany (A3)

TNguyen7 (A3)

Todacoro (A3)

Veracruz (A3)

Vix (A3)

Watson (A3)

Wooldri (A3)

Zetzy (A3)

AbbysRanger (A4)

Abdiel (A4)

Achebe (A4)

Albee (A4)

Annyong (A4)

Arturo (A4)

AvatarAhPeg (A4)

Avle17 (A4)

Baby16 (A4)

Backyardigan (A4)

Badger (A4)

Bartimeaus (A4)

BellusTerra (A4)

Blackmoor (A4)

Bombshell (A4)

Broseidon (A4)

Bruiser (A4)

BubbleTrouble (A4)

Bumblebee11 (A4)

Burger (A4)

Caelakin (A4)

Camperdownii (A4)

CentreCat (A4)

Cerulean (A4)

ChampagnePapi (A4)

Cici (A4)

Cindaradix (A4)

Cintron (A4)

Citius (A4)

Clarenza (A4)

Cocoaberry (A4)

Commander (A4)

Connomayer (A4)

Datway (A4)

Dhanush (A4)

DirtyDunning (A4)

Druantia (A4)

Eagle (A4)

Eapen (A4)

Eris (A4)

Eros (A4)

Florean (A4)

Flux (A4)

Funston (A4)

Gadost (A4)

HamSlice (A4)

Holli (A4)

Houdini22 (A4)

ICleared (A4)

Iracema64 (A4)

Jaykayelowell (A4)

JetBlade (A4)

JoongJeon (A4)

Kampy (A4)

Katalie136 (A4)

KFPoly (A4)

Kingmustik0402 (A4)

Kratark (A4)

Kyee (A4)

Lemur (A4)

LeoAvram (A4)

LHTSCC (A4)

LittleB (A4)

LittleGuy (A4)

Lorenzo (A4)

Maverick (A4)

Mazhar510 (A4)

Medusa (A4)

MeeZee (A4)

Melvin (A4)

Millski (A4)

Miramae (A4)

Morpher26 (A4)

Morrow (A4)

Mundrea (A4)

Nebs (A4)

Nemo27 (A4)

Noelle (A4)

NorthStar (A4)

NotAPhaseMom (A4)

Nyxis (A4)

Obama12 (A4)

Ohfah (A4)

Palestino (A4)

Peaches (A4)

PeterPeter (A4)

Phacado (A4)

Phighter1804 (A4)

Phontbonne (A4)

Pipcraft (A4)

Relief (A4)

Romney (A4)

Roosevelt (A4)

Ruin (A4)

Sabertooth (A4)

Shaka (A4)

SheldonCooper (A4)

Skipitt (A4)

Stasia (A4)

Thanksgivukkah (A4)

TinaFeyge (A4)

Tinybot (A4)

TiroTheta9 (A4)

TygerBlood (A4)

Wander (A4)

Wilbur (A4)

Wile (A4)

Wizard007 (A4)

Xena (A4)

AgentM (A5)

Airmid (A5)

Aragog (A5)

Archetta (A5)

Benedict (A5)

Bluefalcon (A5)

Chadwick (A5)

Conspiracy (A5)

Coog (A5)

Cuco (A5)

Dublin (A5)

ElTiger69 (A5)

ForGetIt (A5)

George (A5)

HuhtaEnerson15 (A5)

Jabiru (A5)

Jovo (A5)

Lev2 (A5)

LittleCherry (A5)

MarysWell (A5)

Midas2 (A5)

Naca (A5)

PetterN (A5)

Phlorence (A5)

Scorpia (A5)

Swirley (A5)

Tarynearal (A5)

Theia (A5)

Tiger (A5)

UnionJack (A5)

Zolita (A5)

Artemis2UCLA (A6)

Blinn1 (A6)

Blue7 (A6)

CloudWang3 (A6)

DaVinci (A6)

EricB (A6)

Gladiator (A6)

GreedyLawyer (A6)

Gruunaga (A6)

Hammer (A6)

Hexamo (A6)

Isiphiwo (A6)

Jeffabunny (A6)

JewelBug (A6)

Jordennis (A6)

Kazan (A6)

Kipper29 (A6)

Koko (A6)

McFly (A6)

Pmask (A6)

Priamo (A6)

SuperAwesome (A6)

ToneTone (A6)

VohminGhazi (A6)

Wiks (A6)

WunderPhul (A6)

Yokurt (A6)

Zaka (A6)

Zulu (A6)

HINdeR (A7)

Sheen (A7)

Timshel (A7)

Astro (A8)

Dixon (A8)

Expelliarmus (A8)

NearlyHeadless (A8)

Roary (A8)

Saintus (A8)

Smeadley (A8)

Stephig9 (A8)

Aliter (A9)

Alma (A9)

Arissanae (A9)

Beemo (A9)

BogosyJay (A9)

Catalina (A9)

Charm (A9)

Conquerage (A9)

DreamTeam1 (A9)

Eidsmoe (A9)

Elephantoon (A9)

ExplosioNervosa (A9)

HortumSL17 (A9)

Keziacharles14 (A9)

LoneWolf (A9)

Maminiaina (A9)

Myxus (A9)

PackMan (A9)

Phaeder (A9)

Phonnegut (A9)

Pioneer (A9)

Priya (A9)

Qobbit (A9)

Rahalelujah (A9)

Scherzo (A9)

SheaKeira (A9)

Toaka (A9)

Tubs (A9)

Ugenie5 (A9)

Vanisoa (A9)

Yecey3 (A9)

Annotating InstitutionUnknown or unassigned
Annotation StatusIn GenBank
Plaque Notes2.5mm clear plaques.
24 hour incubation period in 37°C conditions
MorphotypeSiphoviridae
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List

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Astro_1
(HNH endonuclease domain protein)

Astro_2

Astro_3

Astro_4

Astro_5

Astro_7
(lysin A)

Astro_8
(holin)

Astro_9
(lysin B)

Astro_10
(portal protein)

Astro_11
(capsid maturation protease)

Astro_12
(scaffolding protein)

Astro_13
(major capsid protein)

Astro_14
(head-to-tail adaptor)

Astro_15

Astro_16
(head-to-tail stopper)

Astro_17

Astro_18
(tail terminator)

Astro_19
(major tail protein)

Astro_20
(tail assembly chaperone)

Astro_21
(tail assembly chaperone)

Astro_22
(tape measure protein)

Astro_23
(minor tail subunit)

Astro_24
(minor tail subunit)

Astro_25
(minor tail subunit)

Astro_26
(minor tail subunit)

Astro_27
(minor tail subunit)

Astro_28
(minor tail subunit)

Astro_29
(structural protein)

Astro_30
(integrase)

Astro_31
(Xis)

Astro_32
(cytidine deaminase)

Astro_33

Astro_34

Astro_35

Astro_36

Astro_37

Astro_38

Astro_39

Astro_40

Astro_41

Astro_42
(DNA polymerase)

Astro_43

Astro_44

Astro_45
(HTH DNA binding domain)

Astro_46

Astro_47
(ribonucleotide reductase)

Astro_48

Astro_49

Astro_50

Astro_51

Astro_52

Astro_53
(metallophosphoesterase)

Astro_54

Astro_55

Astro_56

Astro_57

Astro_58

Astro_59
(DNA primase)

Astro_60
(DNA primase)

Astro_61

Astro_62

Astro_63

Astro_64
(EndoVII)

Astro_65

Astro_66

Astro_67

Astro_68

Astro_69

Astro_70

Astro_71

Astro_72

Astro_73

Astro_74

Astro_75
(phosphoribosyltransferase)

Astro_76

Astro_77
(DnaB-like helicase)

Astro_78

Astro_79

Astro_80

Astro_81

Astro_82
(Cas4 family exonuclease)

Astro_83

Astro_84
(immunity repressor)

Astro_85

Astro_86

Astro_87

Astro_88

Astro_89

Astro_90

Astro_91

Astro_92

Astro_93
(ArdA-like antirestriction protein)

Astro_94

Astro_95

Astro_96

Astro_97

Astro_98

Astro_99

Astro_100

Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?Yes
GenBank AccessionJX015524
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
Archiving Info
Archiving status Archived
SEA Designator 2011CCHAastroBL
Pitt Freezer Box# 22
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# 31
Available Files
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