Microbacterium phage Baines
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Detailed Information for Phage Baines
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMicrobacterium foliorum NRRL B-24224 SEA
Found ByAudrey Jonas
Year Found2016
Location FoundPittsburgh, PA USA
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Pittsburgh
ProgramPhage Hunters Integrating Research and Education
From enriched soil sample?Unknown
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates40.442858 N, 79.953061 W Map
Discovery NotesThe soil was taken from the restaurant The Porch in Schenley Plaza from a planter. The temperature was about 24 degrees Celsius and it was later at night, about 10 PM.
Naming Notes"Baines" is the middle name of Lyndon B. Johnson, the president who succeeded Kennedy. The Porch seems like somewhere he would like to eat half price pizza after 10 PM on weeknights.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedSep 1, 2016
Sequencing FacilityPittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage6653
Genome length (bp)41555
Character of genome endsCircularly Permuted
GC Content63.4%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Cluster Life CycleLytic
Lysogeny NotesGrowth of mesas and lysogeny efficiency using phage-seeded plates was attempted with this phage by Audrey Jonas. This phage does not make a lysogen.
Other Cluster Members
Annotating InstitutionUnknown or unassigned
Annotation StatusIn GenBank
Plaque NotesPlaques are clear and about 1.5 mm in diameter after incubation at 30 degrees Celsius for 18-24 hours.
Number of Genes62
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?Yes
GenBank AccessionMG839017
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Archived
Pitt Freezer Box# 5
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# C1
Available Files
EM PictureDownload
Final DNAMaster FileDownload
GenBank File for PhameratorDownload