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Details for Phage BMC5
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Detailed Information for Phage BMC5
Discovery Information
Former namesBM5
Found ByMAREI E M; A.Sharaf; Hammad A M M; Elmaghraby I
Year Found2013
Location FoundCairo, Egypt
ProgramObtained from GenBank & Publication
From enriched soil sample?Yes
GPS CoordinatesUnavailable
Discovery NotesThe host isolated on Bacillus megaterium
See: Elmaghraby, Francesco Carimi, A. Sharaf, E.M. Marei and A.M.M. Hammad, 2015. Isolation and Identification of Bacillus megaterium Bacteriophages via AFLP Technique. Current Research in Bacteriology, 8: 77-89.
Naming NotesB for Bacillus, M for megaterium
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedNov 13, 2015
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIon Torrent Sequencing
Genome length (bp)165031
GC Content38.1%
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Plaque Notescircular,clear,without center and diameter at 0.4 cm
Final annotation complete?Yes
Number of Genes224
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?Yes: KT995479
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload