Gordonia phage Crayton
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Detailed Information for Phage Crayton
Discovery Information
Isolation HostGordonia terrae 3612
Found ByTaylor Ballenger
Year Found2019
Location FoundPittsburgh, PA United States
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Pittsburgh
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?No
Isolation Temperature30°C
GPS Coordinates40.442528 N, 79.953 W Map
Discovery NotesSoil sample was collected from Schenley Plaza near the carousel. The soil was taken from beneath grassy bushes near a seating area. Collection occurred before lab at about 8:00am on 9/17/19. The weather at this time was cool, about 67ºF, and misty/foggy. The soil sample itself is a dark brown color. It is somewhat finer grain with a few larger chunks, and it is slightly damp.
Naming NotesCrayton is the name of one of my house plants.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Annotating InstitutionUnknown or unassigned
Annotation StatusNot sequenced
Plaque NotesPlaques are consistently medium-sized that rage from 2-3mm in diameter, and they are clear without any fuzzy edges. The phage is a siphoviridae with a long tail approximately 225nm in length and a capsid approximately 75nm in length.
Has been Phamerated?No
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Not in Pitt Archives
SEA Lysate Titer 1.67 x 10^10 pfu/ml
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload