Liu, Q and Han, Y and Wang, D and Wang, Q and Liu, X and Li, Y and Song, X and Wang, M and Jiang, Y and Meng, Z and Shao, H and McMinn, A, Complete genomic sequence of bacteriophage J2-1: a novel Pseudoalteromonas phenolica phage isolated from the coastal water of Qingdao, China, Marine Genomics, 39 pp. 15-18. ISSN 1874-7787 (2018) [Refereed Article]
Copyright 2017 Elsevier B.V.
Phage J2-1 was isolated from surface coastal seawater off Qingdao, China in July 2015. It is the first time that a phage active against Pseudoalteromonas phenolica CECT 7645(T) has been isolated. Morphological analysis using transmission electron microscopy revealed that phage J2-1 has an 87 3 nm head, a 111 ± 3 nm long tail and appears to belong to the family Myoviridae. Genomic analysis of J2-1 revealed a genome size of 142,204 bp with 37.92% G + C content and 180 ORFs. Overall the ORF sequences accounted for 89% of the genome sequence. A genome comparison using the BLASTN tool in the NCBI database found no obvious similarity between J2-1 and other known phages.
|Item Type:||Refereed Article|
|Keywords:||virus, Qingdao, China, marine, bacteriophage, Pseudoalteromonas, Myoviridae, complete genome|
|Research Division:||Biological Sciences|
|Research Field:||Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology)|
|Objective Division:||Environmental Policy, Climate Change and Natural Hazards|
|Objective Group:||Understanding climate change|
|Objective Field:||Global effects of climate change (excl. Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the South Pacific) (excl. social impacts)|
|UTAS Author:||McMinn, A (Professor Andrew McMinn)|
|Web of Science® Times Cited:||2|
|Deposited By:||Ecology and Biodiversity|
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