Isolation and characterization of a Bacillus megaterium QMB1551 bacteriophage.

@article{Carvalho1977IsolationAC,
  title={Isolation and characterization of a Bacillus megaterium QMB1551 bacteriophage.},
  author={Pedro Matos de Carvalho and James C. Vary},
  journal={The Journal of general virology},
  year={1977},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={547-50}
}
A bacteriophage specific for Bacillus megaterium QM B1551 was isolated. This phage (MP-7) was a lytic phage of typical morphology and distinct stability properties. The DNA was double-stranded, with a mole % G+C of 38.9 +/- 0.7 and a mol. wt. of 42 to 44 X 10(6).