Escherichia coli bacteriophage (ATCC® BAA-1025-B2)

Strain Designations: T7  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Escherichia coli phage
Strain Designations T7
Host Organism Escherichia coli strain BL21 (ATCC BAA-1025)
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 129: Nutrient agar/stabs/broth with 0.5% NaCl
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor J Bull
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
J Bull <<-- I J Molineux <<-- F W Studier <<-- R L Sinsheimer <<-- Delbruck

Demerec M, Fano U. Bacteriophage-resistant mutants in Escherichia coli. Genetics 30: 119-136, 1945.

Dunn JJ, Studier FW. Complete nucleotide sequence of bacteriophage T7 DNA and the locations of T7 genetic elements. J. Mol. Biol. 166: 477-535, 1983. PubMed: 6864790

Studier FW. Relationships among different strains of T7 and among T7-related bacteriophages. Virology 95: 70-84, 1979. PubMed: 375582

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : V01146 Genome of bacteriophage T7.

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  • 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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