Complete Genome Sequence of Staphylococcus aureus Myophage Maine. Academic Article uri icon


  • Multidrug-resistant strains of Staphylococcus aureus cause serious human disease worldwide. Bacteriophages offer a promising alternative to traditional antibiotics. Here, we announce the 141,712-bp genome of S. aureus phage Maine. A myophage with 9,019-bp predicted terminal repeats and high similarity to other Staphylococcus phages, Maine falls into the Twort-like group.

published proceedings

  • Microbiol Resour Announc

author list (cited authors)

  • Moreland, R., Korn, A., Newkirk, H., Liu, M., Gill, J. J., Cahill, J., & Ramsey, J.

citation count

  • 2

complete list of authors

  • Moreland, Russell||Korn, Abby||Newkirk, Heather||Liu, Mei||Gill, Jason J||Cahill, Jesse||Ramsey, Jolene

editor list (cited editors)

  • Dennehy, J. J.

publication date

  • October 2019