Details for Phage Drogon
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Detailed Information for Phage Drogon
Discovery Information
Found ByOlivia Conn & Tahsin Khan
Year Found2015
Location FoundColumbia, 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 Coordinates39.0 N, 76.0 W Map
Discovery NotesFound in a lily garden 20 feet from the road in Columbia, MD on 9-13-15. The air temperature was about 65 degrees F at 5:15pm and there was no humidity. Moist Soil sample was taken from 2cm deep
Naming NotesOur phage was difficult to isolate so we named it after the dragon in Game of Thrones, Drogon.
Sequencing Information
Sequencing Complete?No
Genome length (bp)Unknown
Character of genome endsUnknown
Fasta file available?No
Plaque NotesLooks similar to a broccoli. What we believe to be the main sight of infection is a clearer spot at the posterior end.
Final annotation complete?No
Has been Phamerated?No
Uploaded to GenBank?No
Available Files
Plaque PictureDownload
Restriction Digest PictureDownload
EM PictureDownload