T4 bacteriophage (ATCC® 11303-B4)

Strain Designations: T4  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As T4
Strain Designations T4
Application
Testing of aerosol containment on cell sorters
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® yes
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 129: Nutrient agar/stabs/broth with 0.5% NaCl
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor SE Luria
References

Pecota DC, Wood TK. Exclusion of T4 phage by the hok/sok killer locus from plasmid R1. J. Bacteriol. 178: 2044-2050, 1996. PubMed: 8606182

Schmid I, et al. Biosafety guidelines for sorting of unfixed cells. Cytometry 28: 99-117, 1997. PubMed: 9181299

Bacteriophage-based detection methods. Washington, DC:American Public Health Association;APHA APHA2001-10.72, 2001