Podoviridae


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Podoviridae

[‚päd·ə′vir·ə‚dī]
(virology)
A family of linear double-stranded deoxyribonucleic acid-containing bacterial viruses (bacteriophages) characterized by a short contractile tail and an icosahedral head, contains the T7 coliphage.
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El orden Caudovirales esta conformado por tres familias: Myoviridae, con cola rigida, larga y contractil; Siphoviridae, cola no contractil, larga y flexible, y Podoviridae, cola no contractil y corta (Monk et al.
The bacteriophages used were from the Podoviridae family of bacteriophages and had identical DNA-related RFLP profiles, although they showed a different host range and replication dynamics.
Los colifagos somaticos incluyen una gran variedad de fagos que pertenecen a las familias Myoviridae, Siphoviridae, Podoviridae, Microviridae (Okafor 2011).
unclassified Sample Viruses Root reads BH 80/11 RNA (3 55 (Myoviridae, Siphoviridae, 377 1,318 pooled samples) Podoviridae, Bunyaviridae, Retroviridae, Papillomaviridae) BH 81/11 RNA 57 (Myoviridae, Siphoviridae, 19 1,006 Podoviridae, Retroviridae) BH 80/11 DNA (3 3 (Herpesviridae, Mimiviridae, 9,181 9,339 pooled samples) unclassified virus) BH 81/11 DNA 1 (Retroviridae) 3 9,929