Escherichia coli phi V-1 bacteriophage (ATCC® 15597-B2)

Strain Designations: phi V-1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As phi V-1
Strain Designations phi V-1
Measles vaccine
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.0°C
Name of Depositor AG Lochhead
Measles vaccine

Milstien JB, et al. Bacteriophages in live virus vaccines: lack of evidence for effects on the genome of rhesus monkeys. Science 197: 469-470, 1977. PubMed: 406673

Petricciani JC, et al. Bacteriophages, vaccines, and people: an assessment of risk. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 158: 378-382, 1978. PubMed: 98771

Haselkorn R, et al. Characteristics of bacteriophage phiV-1 isolated from live virus vaccines. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 158: 383-387, 1978. PubMed: 684007

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These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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