siphoviridae

Summary

Summary: A family of BACTERIOPHAGES and ARCHAEAL VIRUSES which are characterized by long, non-contractile tails.

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  1. Sciara G, Blangy S, Siponen M, Mc Grath S, van Sinderen D, Tegoni M, et al. A topological model of the baseplate of lactococcal phage Tuc2009. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:2716-23 pubmed
    ..Despite their economical importance, the knowledge on these phages, belonging mostly to Siphoviridae, lags behind that accumulated for members of Myoviridae...
  2. Pasharawipas T, Wetchakit N, Sriurairatana S. The cycle for a Siphoviridae-like phage (VHS1) of Vibrio harveyi is dependent on the physiological state of the host. Virus Res. 2008;135:332-5 pubmed publisher
    ..A chloramphenical-added-ASW treated pseudolysogen clone (PLC), however, prevented VHS1 infection. It is postulated that the infection of VHS1 phage is regulated with a phage binding receptor which supposed to be inducible...
  3. Mc Grath S, Neve H, Seegers J, Eijlander R, Vegge C, Brøndsted L, et al. Anatomy of a lactococcal phage tail. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:3972-82 pubmed
    Bacteriophages of the Siphoviridae family utilize a long noncontractile tail to recognize, adsorb to, and inject DNA into their bacterial host...
  4. Panis G, Lambert C, Viollier P. Complete genome sequence of Caulobacter crescentus bacteriophage ?CbK. J Virol. 2012;86:10234-5 pubmed publisher
    CbK is a B3 morphotype bacteriophage of the Siphoviridae family that infects Caulobacter crescentus, the preeminent model system for bacterial cell cycle studies...
  5. Petrovski S, Dyson Z, Seviour R, Tillett D. Small but sufficient: the Rhodococcus phage RRH1 has the smallest known Siphoviridae genome at 14.2 kilobases. J Virol. 2012;86:358-63 pubmed publisher
    Bacteriophages are considered to be the most abundant biological entities on the planet. The Siphoviridae are the most commonly encountered tailed phages and contain double-stranded DNA with an average genome size of ?50 kb...
  6. Queralt N, Jofre J, Araujo R, Muniesa M. Homogeneity of the morphological groups of bacteriophages infecting Bacteroides fragilis strain HSP40 and strain RYC2056. Curr Microbiol. 2003;46:163-8 pubmed
    ..A predominant group of phages was observed, Siphoviridae with slightly curved tails...
  7. Veesler D, Robin G, Lichi re J, Auzat I, Tavares P, Bron P, et al. Crystal structure of bacteriophage SPP1 distal tail protein (gp19.1): a baseplate hub paradigm in gram-positive infecting phages. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:36666-73 pubmed publisher
    ..to several phage proteins, suggesting that Dit is a docking platform for the tail adsorption apparatus in Siphoviridae infecting gram-positive bacteria and that its architecture is a paradigm for these hub proteins...
  8. Veesler D, Blangy S, Spinelli S, Tavares P, Campanacci V, Cambillau C. Crystal structure of Bacillus subtilis SPP1 phage gp22 shares fold similarity with a domain of lactococcal phage p2 RBP. Protein Sci. 2010;19:1439-43 pubmed publisher
    ..35 A resolution. We found that gp22 is a monomer in solution and possesses a significant structural similarity with lactococcal phage p2 ORF 18 N-terminal "shoulder" domain...
  9. Chen F, Wang K, Stewart J, Belas R. Induction of multiple prophages from a marine bacterium: a genomic approach. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:4995-5001 pubmed

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  1. Horgan M, O Sullivan O, Coffey A, Fitzgerald G, van Sinderen D, McAuliffe O, et al. Genome analysis of the Clostridium difficile phage PhiCD6356, a temperate phage of the Siphoviridae family. Gene. 2010;462:34-43 pubmed publisher
    ..Both phages belong to the Siphoviridae family and have genome sizes of 37,664 bp for PhiCD6356 based on sequence data and approximately 50 kb for ..
  2. Lohr J, Chen F, Hill R. Genomic analysis of bacteriophage PhiJL001: insights into its interaction with a sponge-associated alpha-proteobacterium. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005;71:1598-609 pubmed
    ..The unique marine phage-host system described here provides a model system for studying the role of phages in sponge microbial communities...
  3. Campanacci V, Veesler D, Lichière J, Blangy S, Sciara G, Moineau S, et al. Solution and electron microscopy characterization of lactococcal phage baseplates expressed in Escherichia coli. J Struct Biol. 2010;172:75-84 pubmed publisher
    ..the characterization of several large structural protein complexes forming the baseplates (or part of them) of Siphoviridae phages infecting Lactococcus lactis: TP901-1, Tuc2009 and p2...
  4. Wang S, Kong J, Gao C, Guo T, Liu X. Isolation and characterization of a novel virulent phage (phiLdb) of Lactobacillus delbrueckii. Int J Food Microbiol. 2010;137:22-7 pubmed publisher
    ..bulgaricus was isolated from a Chinese yogurt sample showing slow acidification. It belonged to the Siphoviridae family with an icosahedral capsid of 47.7+/-0.9 nm in diameter and a long tail of 129.8+/-2 nm...
  5. Mikoulinskaia G, Odinokova I, Zimin A, Lysanskaya V, Feofanov S, Stepnaya O. Identification and characterization of the metal ion-dependent L-alanoyl-D-glutamate peptidase encoded by bacteriophage T5. FEBS J. 2009;276:7329-42 pubmed publisher
    ..The article discusses how an enzyme with such substrate specificity could be fixed in the process of evolution...
  6. Pedersen M, Kilstrup M, Hammer K. Identification of DNA-binding sites for the activator involved in late transcription of the temperate lactococcal phage TP901-1. Virology. 2006;345:446-56 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, we identify gp28 of the related lactococcal phage Tuc2009 as an activator and show that the activators required for late transcription in TP901-1 and Tuc2009 are interchangeable...
  7. Bebeacua C, Bron P, Lai L, Vegge C, Brøndsted L, Spinelli S, et al. Structure and molecular assignment of lactococcal phage TP901-1 baseplate. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:39079-86 pubmed publisher
    ..The comparison of several Siphoviridae structures uncovers a close organization of their central BP core whereas striking differences occur at the ..
  8. Vegge C, Brøndsted L, Neve H, Mc Grath S, van Sinderen D, Vogensen F. Structural characterization and assembly of the distal tail structure of the temperate lactococcal bacteriophage TP901-1. J Bacteriol. 2005;187:4187-97 pubmed
    ..The temperate Lactococcus lactis phage TP901-1 of the Siphoviridae family has a long noncontractile tail with a distal baseplate...
  9. Brussow H, Desiere F. Comparative phage genomics and the evolution of Siphoviridae: insights from dairy phages. Mol Microbiol. 2001;39:213-22 pubmed
    ..and TM4-like phages showed a remarkable synteny of their structural genes defining a lambda supergroup within Siphoviridae (Caudovirales with long non-contractile tails)...
  10. Williamson S, McLaughlin M, Paul J. Interaction of the PhiHSIC virus with its host: lysogeny or pseudolysogeny?. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2001;67:1682-8 pubmed
    ..In many ways, pseudolysogenic phage-host interactions may provide a paradigm for phage-host interactions in the marine environment...
  11. Durmaz E, Madsen S, Israelsen H, Klaenhammer T. Lactococcus lactis lytic bacteriophages of the P335 group are inhibited by overexpression of a truncated CI repressor. J Bacteriol. 2002;184:6532-44 pubmed
    ..This study demonstrated that a number of different P335 phages, lytic for L. lactis NCK203, have a common operator region which can be targeted by a truncated derivative of a dysfunctional CI repressor...
  12. Breitbart M, Hewson I, Felts B, Mahaffy J, Nulton J, Salamon P, et al. Metagenomic analyses of an uncultured viral community from human feces. J Bacteriol. 2003;185:6220-3 pubmed
    ..Most of the sequences were unrelated to anything previously reported. The recognizable viruses were mostly siphophages, and the community contained an estimated 1,200 viral genotypes...
  13. Khemayan K, Pasharawipas T, Puiprom O, Sriurairatana S, Suthienkul O, Flegel T. Unstable lysogeny and pseudolysogeny in Vibrio harveyi siphovirus-like phage 1. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:1355-63 pubmed
    ..Such clones may be called pseudolysogens (i.e., false lysogens), since they have undergone transient lysogeny and have retained some resistance to full lytic phage development, despite the loss of viable or detectable prophage...
  14. Proux C, van Sinderen D, Suarez J, Garcia P, Ladero V, Fitzgerald G, et al. The dilemma of phage taxonomy illustrated by comparative genomics of Sfi21-like Siphoviridae in lactic acid bacteria. J Bacteriol. 2002;184:6026-36 pubmed
    ..Comparative genomics reveals that both phages are members of the recently proposed Sfi21-like genus of Siphoviridae, a widely distributed phage type in low-GC-content gram-positive bacteria...
  15. Vegge C, Neve H, Brøndsted L, Heller K, Vogensen F. Analysis of the collar-whisker structure of temperate lactococcal bacteriophage TP901-1. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:6815-8 pubmed
    ..NPS was determined to form a collar-whisker complex but was shown to be nonessential for infection, phage assembly, and stability...
  16. Andraos N, Tabor S, Richardson C. The highly processive DNA polymerase of bacteriophage T5. Role of the unique N and C termini. J Biol Chem. 2004;279:50609-18 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose a model in which the C terminus increases the affinity of the DNA for the polymerase active site, thus increasing processivity and decreasing the accessibility of the DNA to the exonuclease active site...
  17. Golomidova A, Kulikov E, Prokhorov N, Guerrero Ferreira R, Knirel Y, Kostryukova E, et al. Branched Lateral Tail Fiber Organization in T5-Like Bacteriophages DT57C and DT571/2 is Revealed by Genetic and Functional Analysis. Viruses. 2016;8: pubmed publisher
    ..The LTF independent adsorption was also demonstrated on an O22-like host mutant missing O-antigen O-acetylation, thus showing the biological value of this O-antigen modification for cell protection against phages. ..
  18. Lee Y, Park J. Phage Conversion for ?-Lactam Antibiotic Resistance of Staphylococcus aureus from Foods. J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016;26:263-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Morphological analysis under a transmission electron microscope revealed that it belonged to the family Siphoviridae. The genome of phage TEM123 consisted of a double-stranded DNA of 43,786 bp with a G+C content of 34.06%...
  19. Dyson Z, Tucci J, Seviour R, Petrovski S. Three of a Kind: Genetically Similar Tsukamurella Phages TIN2, TIN3, and TIN4. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:6767-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Illumina and 454 whole-genome sequencing of these Siphoviridae viruses revealed that they had similar genome sequences, ranging in size between 76,268 bp and 76,964 bp...
  20. Vegge C, Vogensen F, Mc Grath S, Neve H, van Sinderen D, Brøndsted L. Identification of the lower baseplate protein as the antireceptor of the temperate lactococcal bacteriophages TP901-1 and Tuc2009. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:55-63 pubmed
    ..The temperate Lactococcus lactis phage TP901-1 belongs to the P335 species of the Siphoviridae family, which also includes the related phage Tuc2009...
  21. Ventura M, Foley S, Bruttin A, Chennoufi S, Canchaya C, Brussow H. Transcription mapping as a tool in phage genomics: the case of the temperate Streptococcus thermophilus phage Sfi21. Virology. 2002;296:62-76 pubmed
    ..The involvement of phage-encoded regulators for middle and late transcription was suggested by chloramphenicol-inhibition experiments. ..
  22. Ventura M, Canchaya C, Bernini V, Altermann E, Barrangou R, McGrath S, et al. Comparative genomics and transcriptional analysis of prophages identified in the genomes of Lactobacillus gasseri, Lactobacillus salivarius, and Lactobacillus casei. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:3130-46 pubmed publisher
    ..revealed that LgaI, Lca1, Sal1, and Sal2 prophages belong to the group of Sfi11-like pac site and cos site Siphoviridae, respectively...
  23. Mizuno C, Rodriguez Valera F, García Heredia I, Martin Cuadrado A, Ghai R. Reconstruction of novel cyanobacterial siphovirus genomes from Mediterranean metagenomic fosmids. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2013;79:688-95 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests that, as more siphoviral genomes become available, we will be better able to assess the abundance and influence of this diverse and polyphyletic group in the marine habitat. ..
  24. Eraclio G, Tremblay D, Lacelle Côté A, Labrie S, Fortina M, Moineau S. A virulent phage infecting Lactococcus garvieae, with homology to Lactococcus lactis phages. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:8358-65 pubmed publisher
    A new virulent phage belonging to the Siphoviridae family and able to infect Lactococcus garvieae strains was isolated from compost soil. Phage GE1 has a prolate capsid (56 by 38 nm) and a long noncontractile tail (123 nm)...
  25. Obregón V, Garcia P, López R, Garcia J. VO1, a temperate bacteriophage of the type 19A multiresistant epidemic 8249 strain of Streptococcus pneumoniae: analysis of variability of lytic and putative C5 methyltransferase genes. Microb Drug Resist. 2003;9:7-15 pubmed
    ..The peculiarities of genes like lytA and orfmet in VO1 provide interesting insights on mechanisms of horizontal transfer and lysogenic state co-evolution...
  26. Meng X, Wang M, You S, Wang D, Li Y, Liu Z, et al. Characterization and Complete Genome Sequence of a Novel Siphoviridae Bacteriophage BS5. Curr Microbiol. 2017;74:815-820 pubmed publisher
    A novel Siphoviridae family Phage BS5, which infects Pseudoalteromonas atlantica, was isolated from the surface waters of the Yellow Sea...
  27. Haaber J, Moineau S, Fortier L, Hammer K. AbiV, a novel antiphage abortive infection mechanism on the chromosome of Lactococcus lactis subsp. cremoris MG1363. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:6528-37 pubmed publisher
    ..The mode of action of AbiV is unknown, but the activity of AbiV prevented cleavage of the replicated phage DNA of 936-like phages. ..
  28. Mahmoud H, Jose L. Phage and Nucleocytoplasmic Large Viral Sequences Dominate Coral Viromes from the Arabian Gulf. Front Microbiol. 2017;8:2063 pubmed publisher
    ..The two coral viromes contain 12 viral families, including 10 dsDNA viral families [Siphoviridae, Podoviridae, Myoviridae, Phycodnaviridae, Baculoviridae, Herpesviridae, Adenoviridae, Alloherpesviridae, ..
  29. Simon P, Lichte H, Formanek P, Lehmann M, Huhle R, Carrillo Cabrera W, et al. Electron holography of biological samples. Micron. 2008;39:229-56 pubmed
    ..For the sake of completeness, we will shortly discuss in-line holography of biological samples and off-axis holography of materials related to biological systems, such as biomaterial composites or magnetotactic bacteria. ..
  30. Bai Q, Zhang W, Yang Y, Tang F, Nguyen X, Liu G, et al. Characterization and genome sequencing of a novel bacteriophage infecting Streptococcus agalactiae with high similarity to a phage from Streptococcus pyogenes. Arch Virol. 2013;158:1733-41 pubmed publisher
    ..The phage morphology showed that JX01 belongs to the family Siphoviridae, and this phage demonstrated a broad host range...
  31. Kleppen H, Nes I, Holo H. Characterization of a Leuconostoc bacteriophage infecting flavor producers of cheese starter cultures. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012;78:6769-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Its 26,201-bp genome was similar to that of Leuconostoc phage of vegetable origin but not to those of dairy phages infecting Lactococcus. ..
  32. Gertsman I, Fu C, Huang R, Komives E, Johnson J. Critical salt bridges guide capsid assembly, stability, and maturation behavior in bacteriophage HK97. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2010;9:1752-63 pubmed publisher
  33. Appunu C, Dhar B. Morphology and general characteristics of lytic phages infective on strains of Bradyrhizobium japonicum. Curr Microbiol. 2008;56:21-7 pubmed
    ..These phages had no cross-infectivity among the host strains. Phage morphology indicates that they belonged to Siphoviridae (long noncontractile tail; SR1 and SR2) and Podoviridae (short tail; SR3) classes of bacteriophages...
  34. Lee Y, Park J. Genome organization of temperate phage 11143 from emetic Bacillus cereus NCTC11143. J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2012;22:649-53 pubmed
    ..Bacillus phage 11143 could be classified as a member of the Siphoviridae family by morphology and genome structure...
  35. Stalin N, Srinivasan P. Efficacy of potential phage cocktails against Vibrio harveyi and closely related Vibrio species isolated from shrimp aquaculture environment in the south east coast of India. Vet Microbiol. 2017;207:83-96 pubmed publisher
    ..and transmission electron microscope (TEM) revealed three phages grouped under the Myoviridae (VHM1 and VHM2); Siphoviridae (VHS1) family. These phages were further molecular characterized with respect to phage genomic DNA isolates...
  36. Kashige N, Kakita Y, Nakashima Y, Miake F, Watanabe K. Mechanism of the photocatalytic inactivation of Lactobacillus casei phage PL-1 by titania thin film. Curr Microbiol. 2001;42:184-9 pubmed
    ..BL-catalytic TiO2 film was considered to cause primarily the damage to the capsid protein through the generation of active oxygen species such as *OH, followed by damage to the genome DNA inside the phage particles. ..
  37. Tso D, Hendrix R, Duda R. Transient contacts on the exterior of the HK97 procapsid that are essential for capsid assembly. J Mol Biol. 2014;426:2112-29 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a model for how the G-loop could control HK97 assembly and identify G-loop-like protrusions in other capsid proteins that may play analogous roles. ..
  38. Fernandez Cassi X, Timoneda N, Gonzales Gustavson E, Abril J, Bofill Mas S, Girones R. A metagenomic assessment of viral contamination on fresh parsley plants irrigated with fecally tainted river water. Int J Food Microbiol. 2017;257:80-90 pubmed publisher
    ..13%) and Virgaviridae (14.45%) and the phage viral families Myoviridae (5.70%), Siphoviridae (5.06%), and Microviridae (2.89%)...
  39. Majkowska Skrobek G, Łątka A, Berisio R, Maciejewska B, Squeglia F, Romano M, et al. Capsule-Targeting Depolymerase, Derived from Klebsiella KP36 Phage, as a Tool for the Development of Anti-Virulent Strategy. Viruses. 2016;8: pubmed
    ..and characterized a novel depolymerase enzyme encoded by Klebsiella phage KP36 (depoKP36), from the Siphoviridae family...
  40. Li J, Shi H, Zhao C, Hao Y, He Y, Sun Y. Complete Genome Sequence of the Siphoviral Bacteriophage Ec-ZZ2, Which Is Capable of Lysing Enterococcus faecium. Genome Announc. 2016;4: pubmed publisher
    ..The bacteriophage belongs to the family Siphoviridae and has a linear double-stranded DNA genome, with a length of 41,170 bp and a 34...
  41. Nakai T, Sugimoto R, Park K, Matsuoka S, Mori K, Nishioka T, et al. Protective effects of bacteriophage on experimental Lactococcus garvieae infection in yellowtail. Dis Aquat Organ. 1999;37:33-41 pubmed
    ..These results indicate that intraperitoneally or orally administered anti-L. garvieae phage prevented fish from experimental L. garvieae infection, suggesting potential use of the phage for controlling the disease...
  42. Ogilvie L, Caplin J, Dedi C, Diston D, Cheek E, Bowler L, et al. Comparative (meta)genomic analysis and ecological profiling of human gut-specific bacteriophage ?B124-14. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e35053 pubmed publisher
    ..This not only verified the human gut-specific nature of both phage, but also indicated that these phage populate a distinct and unexplored ecological landscape within the human gut microbiome. ..
  43. Zhang X, Lan Y, Jiao W, Li Y, Tang L, Jiang Y, et al. Isolation and Characterization of a Novel Virulent Phage of Lactobacillus casei ATCC 393. Food Environ Virol. 2015;7:333-41 pubmed publisher
    ..2 ± 0.8 nm in diameter) and a long tail (251 ± 2.6 nm). It belonged to the Siphoviridae family. The genome of phage Lcb was estimated to be approximately 40 kb and did not contain cohesive ends...
  44. Kenny J, Leach S, de la Hoz A, Venema G, Kok J, Fitzgerald G, et al. Characterization of the lytic-lysogenic switch of the lactococcal bacteriophage Tuc2009. Virology. 2006;347:434-46 pubmed
    ..This DNA-binding pattern appears to be conserved among repressors of lactococcal and streptococcal phages. The Cro2009 protein appears to bind to three direct repeats within the intergenic region causing distortion of the bound DNA. ..
  45. Lood R, Morgelin M, Holmberg A, Rasmussen M, Collin M. Inducible Siphoviruses in superficial and deep tissue isolates of Propionibacterium acnes. BMC Microbiol. 2008;8:139 pubmed publisher
    ..acnes, and that they are a genetically and functionally homogeneous group of Siphoviruses. The phages are specific for P. acnes and do not seem to confer superinfection immunity. ..
  46. Turner D, Wand M, Sutton J, Centron D, Kropinski A, Reynolds D. Genome Sequence of vB_AbaS_TRS1, a Viable Prophage Isolated from Acinetobacter baumannii Strain A118. Genome Announc. 2016;4: pubmed publisher
    ..Phage TRS1 belongs to the Siphoviridae family of bacteriophages and encapsulates a 40,749-bp genome encoding 70 coding sequences and a single tRNA.
  47. Lu Z, Breidt F, Plengvidhya V, Fleming H. Bacteriophage ecology in commercial sauerkraut fermentations. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2003;69:3192-202 pubmed
    ..They belonged to the family Myoviridae or Siphoviridae and showed distinct host ranges and DNA fingerprints...
  48. Knezevic P, Kostanjsek R, Obreht D, Petrovic O. Isolation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa specific phages with broad activity spectra. Curr Microbiol. 2009;59:173-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The most of the phages examined by electron microscopy belonged to family Siphoviridae, while the broad activity spectra isolates, except for 001A, possessed morphological characteristics of family ..
  49. Son J, Jun S, Kim E, Park J, Paik H, Yoon S, et al. Complete genome sequence of a newly isolated lytic bacteriophage, EFAP-1 of Enterococcus faecalis, and antibacterial activity of its endolysin EFAL-1. J Appl Microbiol. 2010;108:1769-79 pubmed publisher
    ..Transmission electron microscopy confirmed that EFAP-1 belongs to the Siphoviridae family...
  50. Lunde M, Aastveit A, Blatny J, Nes I. Effects of diverse environmental conditions on {phi}LC3 prophage stability in Lactococcus lactis. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005;71:721-7 pubmed
    ..It appeared that the spontaneous induction frequency was independent of the growth behavior of the host. It was the environmental growth conditions that were the decisive factor in induction frequency...
  51. Turska Szewczuk A, Pietras H, Pawelec J, Mazur A, Russa R. Morphology and general characteristics of bacteriophages infectious to Robinia pseudoacacia mesorhizobia. Curr Microbiol. 2010;61:315-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Mlo1, with its elongated hexagonal head and a long flexible tail represented subgroup B2 bacteriophages, the Siphoviridae family...
  52. Kahánková J, Pantucek R, Goerke C, Ruzickova V, Holochová P, Doskar J. Multilocus PCR typing strategy for differentiation of Staphylococcus aureus siphoviruses reflecting their modular genome structure. Environ Microbiol. 2010;12:2527-38 pubmed publisher
    ..aureus phages of the family Siphoviridae. Based on the comparative genomic analysis of the available phage sequences, a multilocus PCR strategy for ..
  53. Carstens A, Kot W, Lametsch R, Neve H, Hansen L. Characterisation of a novel enterobacteria phage, CAjan, isolated from rat faeces. Arch Virol. 2016;161:2219-26 pubmed publisher
    ..This phage belongs to the order Caudovirales and the family Siphoviridae. The phage possesses a linear, double-stranded DNA genome consisting of 59,670 bp with a G+C content of 44...
  54. James C, Fothergill J, Kalwij H, Hall A, Cottell J, Brockhurst M, et al. Differential infection properties of three inducible prophages from an epidemic strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. BMC Microbiol. 2012;12:216 pubmed publisher
    ..aerugionosa strains. LES phages confer a competitive advantage in a rat model of chronic lung infection and may, therefore underpin LES prevalence. Here the infective properties of three LES phages were characterised...
  55. Khemayan K, Prachumwat A, Sonthayanon B, Intaraprasong A, Sriurairatana S, Flegel T. Complete genome sequence of virulence-enhancing Siphophage VHS1 from Vibrio harveyi. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012;78:2790-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The last protein was identified as a component of the species-specific toxin mixture described above as being associated with agglutination of hemocytes from P. monodon...
  56. Małek W, Wdowiak Wróbel S, Bartosik M, Konopa G, Narajczyk M. Characterization of phages virulent for Robinia pseudoacacia Rhizobia. Curr Microbiol. 2009;59:187-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Studied phages have been found to belong to Siphoviridae family that comprises viruses with long, and noncontractile tails...
  57. Martín R, Escobedo S, Suárez J. Induction, structural characterization, and genome sequence of Lv1, a prophage from a human vaginal Lactobacillus jensenii strain. Int Microbiol. 2010;13:113-21 pubmed
    ..Lv1 belongs to the family Siphoviridae and, more precisely, to the proposed Sfi21-like genus...
  58. Scholl D. Phage Tail-Like Bacteriocins. Annu Rev Virol. 2017;4:453-467 pubmed publisher
    ..These structures, particularly those of Myoviridae and Siphoviridae phages, have an evolutionary relationship with other cellular biological entities that share the common ..
  59. Quiles Puchalt N, Tormo Más M, Campoy S, Toledo Arana A, Monedero V, Lasa I, et al. A super-family of transcriptional activators regulates bacteriophage packaging and lysis in Gram-positive bacteria. Nucleic Acids Res. 2013;41:7260-75 pubmed publisher
    ..In summary, we provide evidence that phage packaging and lysis is a conserved mechanism in Siphoviridae infecting a wide variety of Gram-positive bacteria.
  60. Nan N, Cao F, Shen J, Sheng A, Sun Y, Mu Y, et al. [Characterization of a bacteriophage of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing 1,3-propanediol]. Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao. 2013;53:943-9 pubmed
    ..Isolation of the Klebsiella pneumoniae phage and research on its physiological characteristics would be of great significance...
  61. Sekaninová G, Hofer M, Rychlik I, Pillich J, Kolarova M, Zajícová V, et al. A new phage typing scheme for Proteus mirabilis and Proteus vulgaris strains. 1. Morphological analysis. Folia Microbiol (Praha). 1994;39:381-6 pubmed
    ..They were classified into the families Myoviridae, Siphoviridae and Podoviridae. From the set, 19 phages had double-stranded DNA and 3 were single-stranded DNA phages.
  62. Kęsik Szeloch A, Drulis Kawa Z, Weber Dabrowska B, Kassner J, Majkowska Skrobek G, Augustyniak D, et al. Characterising the biology of novel lytic bacteriophages infecting multidrug resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae. Virol J. 2013;10:100 pubmed publisher
    ..The increased incidence of antimicrobial resistance in these species has propelled the need for alternate/combination therapeutic regimens to aid clinical treatment. Bacteriophage therapy forms one of these alternate strategies...
  63. Pando M, De Salvo C, Bautista C, Eyzaguirre L, Carrion G, Feola M, et al. Human immunodeficiency virus and tuberculosis in Argentina: prevalence, genotypes and risk factors. J Med Microbiol. 2008;57:190-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Collaboration between TB and HIV programmes seems to be the best approach to decrease the incidence of these diseases, especially in high-prevalence HIV settings...
  64. Wang S, Qiao X, Liu X, Zhang X, Wang C, Zhao X, et al. Complete genomic sequence analysis of the temperate bacteriophage phiSASD1 of Streptomyces avermitilis. Virology. 2010;403:78-84 pubmed publisher
    The bacteriophage phiSASD1, isolated from a failed industrial avermectin fermentation, belongs to the Siphoviridae family...
  65. Osterman I, Prokhorova I, Sysoev V, Boykova Y, Efremenkova O, Svetlov M, et al. Attenuation-based dual-fluorescent-protein reporter for screening translation inhibitors. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012;56:1774-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Antimicrobial compounds which cause translation arrest at the stage of elongation induce the reporter both in liquid culture and on an agar plate. This reporter could be used for high-throughput screening of translation inhibitors...
  66. Bebeacua C, Lai L, Vegge C, Brøndsted L, Van Heel M, Veesler D, et al. Visualizing a complete Siphoviridae member by single-particle electron microscopy: the structure of lactococcal phage TP901-1. J Virol. 2013;87:1061-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, we propose that host adsorption apparatus architectures have evolved in correlation with the nature of the receptors used during infection...
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    ..They were further tested for their in vivo efficacy in phage therapy. All three phages belong to the Siphoviridae family with isometric heads and non-contractile tails...
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