Details for Phage Carcharadon
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Detailed Information for Phage Carcharadon
Discovery Information
Found ByIdriss Tchakounte and Steven Caruso
Year Found2015
Location FoundOcean City, MD, MD USA
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County
Program Science Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
GPS Coordinates38.443869 N, 75.053822 W Map
Discovery NotesSoil provided by Idriss Tchakounte from Ocean City, MD. Enrichment performed by Steven Caruso using Bt PS52A1.
Naming NotesNamed after the increase in shark sightings on the east coast.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Plaque NotesVery small <0.5mm, turbid plaques on TBYCM after 24hr at 30C. TEM - Capsid = 97.6 nm x 95.5 nm (n = 3), tail = 175.32 nm x 21.5 nm (n = 4) (all are l x w).
Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?No
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload