Escherichia coli bacteriophage Mu-1 (ATCC® 23724-B9)

Strain Designations: Mu-1  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Mu-1
Strain Designations Mu-1
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

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 595: TNT medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor AL Taylor

Martuscelli J, et al. Electron microscopic evidence for linear insertion of bacteriophage MU- 1 in lysogenic bacteria. J. Virol. 8: 551-563, 1971. PubMed: 4943078

Taylor AL. Bacteriophage-induced mutation in Escherichia coli. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 50: 1043-1051, 1963. PubMed: 14096176

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

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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