Escherichia coli bacteriophage M13 (ATCC® 15669-B1)

Strain Designations: M13  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As M13
Strain Designations M13
Host Organism Escherichia coli  (ATCC 15597)
Sewage, 1962
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 274: Tryptone broth, 1%
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor PH Hofschneider
Special Collection ATCC
Sewage, 1962

Hofschneider PH, Preuss A. M 13 bacteriophage liberation from intact bacteria as revealed by electron microscopy. J. Mol. Biol. 7: 450-451, 1963. PubMed: 14066621

. . Z. Naturforsch. Sect. C Biosci. 18: 203, 1963.

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