Mycobacterium phage Silasvenanum
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Detailed Information for Phage Silasvenanum
Discovery Information
Isolation HostMycobacterium smegmatis mc²155
Found ByRyan Riley
Year Found2023
Location FoundAtlanta, IL United States of America
Finding InstitutionMorehouse College
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Unknown
Isolation Temperature34°C
GPS Coordinates33.748889 N, 84.415833 W Map
Discovery NotesThe temperature was average for the location I took the sample for, however the sample was shaded by nearby bushes.
Naming NotesName comes from the name of a roman general he concurred many lands, just as our virus concurred the bacteria it was exposed to. Venenum is Latin for poison or diseases, so the meaning for the name is essentially "
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 multiple different size plaques on our plate when we first started serial dilutions. This suggested the presents of multiple viruses in our sample After multiple weeks of serial dilution,with spotting from the smallest plaques possible, we successfully isolated a virus. The plaques were uniform
Has been Phamerated?No
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Not in Pitt Archives