Mycobacterium phage MarxD445
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Detailed Information for Phage MarxD445
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Found ByMark Dyce
Year Found2017
Location FoundOld Westbury, NY USA
Finding InstitutionSUNY Old Westbury
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates40.798889 N, 73.57389 W Map
Discovery NotesUnder a tree outside of Dunkin donuts foudn on SUNY Old Westbury Campus, pretty forested area. May have had some compost, was also a moist sample, soft in texture.
Naming NotesI chose to remodel my name as I feel my phage as a part of me, seeing as I discovered it. 445 is just a set of numbers I loved.
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 NotesThere were 2 types of phages in my enriched titer sample from where I took my lysate. -One was of a small, smooth, round shape. There were multiple of these small phages. Has a diameter of 0.05mm - 0.1mm -The other phage was a much larger phage, although of the same shape and texture as its smaller counterpart, were very few in quantity. Has a diameter of 0.5 mm.
Has been Phamerated?No
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Archived
Pitt Freezer Box# 69
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# C1