Details for Phage Detridite
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Detailed Information for Phage Detridite
Discovery Information
Found ByAdam Savage, Oluwatoyin Olorunsola
Year Found2014
Location FoundEllicott City, MD United States of America
Finding InstitutionUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County
Program Science Education Alliance-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science
From enriched soil sample?Yes
GPS Coordinates39.248972 N, 76.853194 W Map
Discovery NotesThe DNA is difficult to work with. Had to attempt extraction twice. Were unable to obtain adequate digestion gel.

PCR indicates that shares no none of the conserved sequences tested for (W. Ph. GP25, W. Ph. Unknown Protein, Bastille Gene 34290.1, Bastille Gene 34245.1, Troll GP 31, and Troll GP 33). Confirmation desired.

May also infect B. cereus 4, B. cereus Gibson 971, B. subtilis SMY. Spot tests revealed unusual spots. Not sure if error in plating. Further testing needed.
Naming NotesDetri- from "detritus"
ite- suffix describing origin
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Plaque NotesPlaques were small, round, and clear.
Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?No
Available Files
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