Gordonia phage Pitt
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Detailed Information for Phage Pitt
Discovery Information
Isolation HostGordonia terrae 3612
Former namesP1TT
Found ByLindsay McGuire
Year Found2018
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 TemperatureNot entered
GPS Coordinates40.419936 N, 80.012028 W Map
Discovery NotesThe soil was light brown and dry due to the lack of rain in the days preceding collection. Vegetation was near the collection site with debris in the form of roots. Rocks covered the top layer of soil but were removed from the collection area prior to collection.
Naming NotesThe discovery of this phage was due to the SEA-PHAGES program at the University of Pittsburgh. The University of Pittsburgh is commonly known as "Pitt". H2P
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Annotation StatusNot sequenced
Plaque NotesThis phage has a mixed morphology with plaques ranging in size from >1 mm to about 3 mm in diameter. The plaques are all clear, pointing to a lytic life cycle for Pitt.
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