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Details for Phage Ampersand
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Detailed Information for Phage Ampersand
Discovery Information
Found ByAmi Vodi
Year Found2019
Location FoundLanham, MD United States
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County
Program Science Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?No
GPS Coordinates38.989868 N, 76.845759 W Map
Discovery NotesFrom dry soil, near a deer foot print, collected 5/27/19
Naming NotesAmpersand is the name of "&" and I thought that it would be interesting and unique as a name
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedOct 29, 2019
Sequencing FacilityNC State Genomic Sciences Laboratory
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Genome length (bp)164235
GC Content37.8%
Character of genome endsDirect Terminal Repeat
End Determination NotesExamination of reads
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Other Cluster Members
Plaque Notescircular, 1-2mm, typically 1.5 mm, after 24 hours at 30 C, turbid plaques, similar to a bull's eye
Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?No
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload