Gordonia phage Kwekel
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Detailed Information for Phage Kwekel
Discovery Information
Isolation HostGordonia terrae CAG3
Found ByClay West, William White
Year Found2022
Location FoundArkadelphia, AR United States
Finding InstitutionOuachita Baptist University
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation Temperature30°C
GPS Coordinates34.13106 N, 93.05376 W Map
Discovery NotesIt was found in a creek between the SPEC sports complex and football practice field at Ouachita Baptist University. The site is a low creek with wet clay and wet sandy dirt. The sample was taken from the side of the creek 2 inches below the surface of the soil. The soil was wet and clumpy.
Naming NotesWe named our phage "Kwekel" after our anatomy professor, Dr. Kwekel.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedJan 10, 2023
Sequencing FacilityPittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage1202
Genome length (bp)56410
Character of genome endsCircularly Permuted
GC Content67.4%
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Cluster Life CycleLytic
Other Cluster Members
Annotating InstitutionOuachita Baptist University
Annotation StatusBeing Annotated (Expected completion by 5/1/2023)
Plaque Notes1-2 mm in diameter, slightly turbid plaques with circular, defined borders
Has been Phamerated?Yes
Gene List
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Not in Pitt Archives
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload