Mycobacterium phage PhixItPhelix
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Detailed Information for Phage PhixItPhelix
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Found ByBen Hallerman , Kyle Connall
Year Found2023
Location FoundSpokane, WA United States
Finding InstitutionGonzaga University
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation Temperature22°C
GPS Coordinates47.66637 N, 117.40115 W Map
Discovery NotesWe were unable to find a phage for three different rounds of three soil sample each. We decided to adopt our phage from another group. They discovered the phage behind the Foley library on campus. the soil was dry, light in color and clumpy. The soil was from surface dirt.
Naming NotesOur name came from the movie Wreck it Ralph. Fix it Felix is a character in the movie that fixes everything that Ralph wrecks, which is why we wanted him to be our phage name.
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 NotesPhage spots were about 2/3 of a centimeter in diameter with a clear dot in the middle. Plaques are have a cloudy ring around the clear dot. There are no halos being formed.
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