Arthrobacter phage Udon
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Detailed Information for Phage Udon
Discovery Information
Isolation HostArthrobacter globiformis B-2979
Found ByMatthew Scapicchio and Emma Draisin
Year Found2021
Location FoundMedford, MA United States
Finding InstitutionTufts University
ProgramScience Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
Isolation Temperature30°C
GPS Coordinates42.403889 N, 71.122504 W Map
Discovery NotesSample was isolated from a puddle in the middle courtyard outside of the Lewis dormitory at Tufts University. The soil was dark brown, damp, and had a coarse texture. It was collected about 5 cm below the surface. There were visible rocks, sticks, and roots with no signs of bugs or other organisms.
Naming NotesThe name "Udon" was selected because it is the favorite style of noodle of both founders.
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 NotesThe average "Udon" plaque is roughly the size of the tip of an ultra-fine point sharpie marker (≈0.3 mm in diameter). The plaques have a characteristic dark center and with a turbid/cloudy ring surrounding with distinct and clear circular margins.
Has been Phamerated?No
Publication Info
Uploaded to GenBank?No
GenBank AccessionNone yet
Refseq NumberNone yet
Archiving Info
Archiving status Archived
Pitt Freezer Box# 136
Pitt Freezer Box Grid# A6
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload