Details for Phage Boricua
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Detailed Information for Phage Boricua
Discovery Information
Found ByIsabel Jimenez-Bush
Year Found2014
Location FoundHarrisonburg, VA United States
Finding InstitutionJames Madison University
Program Science Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
GPS Coordinates38.4246 N, 78.859317 W Map
Discovery NotesNext to the pool at Sunchase apartments
Naming NotesI am Puerto Rican, and a colloquial term for someone from Puerto Rico is Boricua. Boricua comes from the Native Taino word, Boriquen, which is what the natives of the island called Puerto Rico before the Spaniards came.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Plaque NotesClear
Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?No