Complete Genome Sequences of Five Bacteriophages That Infect Rhodobacter capsulatus

David Bollivar, Brooke Bernardoni, '12, Matthew R. Bockman, Brenda Miller, Daniel A. Russell, Veronique A Delesalle, Gregory P Krukonis, Graham F. Hatfull, Madeline R Cross, Marlena M Szewczyk, Atul Eppuratha

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Five bacteriophages that infect the Rhodobacter capsulatus strain YW1 were isolated from stream water near Bloomington, Illinois, USA. Two distinct genome types are represented in the newly isolated bacteriophages. These genomes are different from other bacteriophage genomes previously described.
Original languageAmerican English
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StatePublished - May 2016


  • Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Bacteriology
  • Physical Sciences and Mathematics

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