Mycobacterium phage BigMama
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Detailed Information for Phage BigMama
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Former namesMeatball
Found ByDana Figel
Year Found2012
Location FoundWashington, DC, DC USA
Finding InstitutionSt. Andrew's Episcopal School
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Unknown
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates38.930852 N, 77.103008 W Map
Discovery Notes3114 51st Pl.
Washington DC 20016

dirt from lawn in backyard
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedOct 15, 2013
Sequencing FacilityPittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIon Torrent Sequencing
Genome length (bp)64592
Character of genome endsUnknown
GC Content59.7%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Cluster Life CycleLytic
Other Cluster Members
Annotating InstitutionSt. Andrew's Episcopal School
Annotation StatusIn GenBank
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List
Submitted Minimal DNA Master FileDownload
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?Yes
GenBank AccessionMH025888
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
Pitt Freezer Box# 3
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# F12
Available Files
Final DNAMaster FileDownload
GenBank File for PhameratorDownload