alpha 3 (ATCC® 13706-B2)

Strain Designations: Alpha 3  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations Alpha 3
Stream water, Edinburgh
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Atccno: 13706-B2 APPL: Tailless icosahedron, large capsomeres at each apex, 250 angstroms in size, single-stranded DNA. Host range: restricted to F- strains of Escherichia coli. Unlike the morphologically similar phi X174 it will grow on E. Coli B. Strain alpha 3 is morphologically identical to phi X174, S13, phi R and S/1 but differs serologically and in host range
Name of Depositor DE Bradley
Stream water, Edinburgh
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