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Details for Phage ChurroBlast
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Detailed Information for Phage ChurroBlast
Discovery Information
Found ByTeodora Danaila
Year Found2018
Location FoundElkridge, 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 Coordinates39.21 N, 76.73 W Map
Discovery NotesFrom surface soil near Elkridge Elementary School in Elkridge, Maryland. Collected on 7/24/2018. Temperature was 82 degrees F. It was humid and the soil was damp.
Naming NotesChurro like the traditional fried-dough pastry and blast meaning to blow up.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?Yes
Date Sequencing CompletedOct 10, 2018
Sequencing FacilityNC State Genomic Sciences Laboratory
Shotgun Sequencing MethodIllumina Sequencing
Approximate Shotgun Coverage45
Genome length (bp)164744
GC Content37.7%
Character of genome endsDirect Terminal Repeat
Direct Terminal Repeat Length2543 bp
End Determination NotesBuildup of reads flanking double coverage area in consed.
Fasta file available?Yes: Download fasta file
Other Cluster Members
Plaque Notes1.2mm plaques. Circular plaques with smooth edges. Plaques are cloudy.
Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?No
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload