Revised Genome Sequence of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteriophage K Academic Article uri icon


  • Bacteriophage K is a member of the virulent Twort-like group of myophages infecting Staphylococcus aureus. The revised sequence presented here includes 12,436 bp of additional sequence not present in the previously available phage K genome (GenBank accession no. NC_005880) and updated annotations, and has been reopened at the predicted terminal repeat boundary.

author list (cited authors)

  • Gill, J. J.

citation count

  • 13

publication date

  • February 2014