Microbacterium phage BigSad
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Detailed Information for Phage BigSad
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMicrobacterium foliorum NRRL B-24224 SEA
Found ByAnnali Fuller and Josephine Orlando
Year Found2019
Location FoundSpokane, WA USA
Finding InstitutionGonzaga University
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Unknown
Isolation Temperature22°C
GPS Coordinates47.664664 N, 117.397239 W Map
Discovery NotesThe sample consisted of grass collected from the lawn of Coughlin Residence Hall on Gonzaga University's campus. We ripped up enough grass to fill the conical sample tube up to approximately the 15 mL mark.
Naming NotesDuring a lab session, we overheard a student expressing their feelings and frustrations about college/biology lab saying it made them "big sad".
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Characterization
ClusterUnclustered
Subcluster--
Annotating InstitutionUnknown or unassigned
Annotation StatusNot sequenced
Plaque NotesThere is consistently a slightly temperate ring around the plaques on the plate and they vary in size from ~.3 mm to ~5mm. There was some variation but this was the average range.
MorphotypeSiphoviridae
Has been Phamerated?No
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Not in Pitt Archives
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload