Escherichia coli bacteriophage Q-β (ATCC® 23631-B1)

Strain Designations: Q-beta  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As Q-beta
Strain Designations Q-beta
Host Organism
Escherichia coli (ATCC 23631)
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 603: TYG medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor ND Zinder
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- ND Zinder <-- Watanabe

Horiuchi K, Matsuhashi S. Three cistrons in bacteriophage Q beta. Virology 42: 49-60, 1970. PubMed: 4918276