Mycobacterium phage EasyJones
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Detailed Information for Phage EasyJones
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Found ByEmir Sean Ishwar Jones
Year Found2019
Location FoundBaltimore, MD USA
Finding InstitutionHoward Hughes Medical Institute
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation Temperature37°C
GPS Coordinates39.2553 N, 76.7144 W Map
Discovery NotesSoil sample collected on UMBC campus, at a depth of ~ 2 cm on a garden bed next to plants. The soil sample was moderately dry.
Naming NotesThe phage is names after the discoverer's initials, which are ESI and pronounced "easy".
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 NotesAfter 24hrs of incubation at 37C, small clear plaques of ~ 0.5mm in diameter are formed. When left at room temperature for an additional 4 days, plaques are ~ 2mm in diameter, remain clear, but develop a halo that appears more dense than the surrounding bacteria. See attached image.
MorphotypeMyoviridae
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
EM PictureDownload