Escherichia coli bacteriophage PR772 (ATCC® BAA-769-B1)

Strain Designations: PR772 (HER 221)  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PR772 (HER 221)
Host Organism
Escherichia coli strain K12 J53-1 (ATCC BAA-769)
Sewage, South Africa, 1978
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 frozen
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 18: Trypticase Soy Agar/Broth
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor D Tremblay, JN Coetzee
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
D Tremblay
J Schell
J N Coetzee
Sewage, South Africa, 1978

Coetzee WF, Bekker PJ. Pilus-specific, lipid-containing bacteriophages PR4 and PR772: comparison of physical characteristics of genomes. J. Gen. Virol. 45: 195-200, 1979. PubMed: 45591

Coetzee JN, et al. Properties of R plasmid R772 and the corresponding pilus-specific phage PR772. J. Gen. Microbiol. 110: 263-273, 1979. PubMed: 374677

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