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A bacteriophage is a type of virus that infects bacteria. Bacteriophage are likely the most numerous "organisms" on Earth [1][2]

The main article for this category is Bacteriophages.

Notes and References[edit]

1.^ Wommack KE & Colwell RR. 2000. Virioplankton: viruses in aquatic ecosystems. Microbiol. Mol. Biol. Rev. 64:69.

2.^ Hendrix RW. 2002. Bacteriophages: Evolution of the majority. Theor. Pop. Biol. 61: 471-480.

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food in canada

food in canada
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 05:22:30 -0700

Ithaca, N.Y. — Food scientists at Cornell University have been looking at a special class of weapons the industry could use in its fight against foodborne pathogens. The class of weapons is called bacteriophages. Their biggest enemy? Listeria ...
 
Pharmaceutical Executive (press release) (registration) (blog)
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:45:00 -0700

The bacteria-specific killer viruses (bacteriophages) in effect work somewhat like monoclonal antibodies that target only specific cancer cells. Eli Lilly in the US and L'Oreal in France supplied phage-based treatments in the 1920s and 30s for patients ...
 
MarketWatch
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:15:00 -0700

In June, AmpliPhi announced that its dedicated bacteriophage manufacturing facility in Ljubljana, was cleared by JAZMP, the Agency of the Republic of Slovenia for Medicinal Products and Medical Devices, to manufacture bacteriophages under current Good ...

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:56:15 -0700

The study compared the genomes of 627 bacteriophages isolated from a single species of bacteria, and found a continuum of genetic diversity, rather than discrete groups within the population. The paper, published April 28, 2015, in the journal eLife, ...

Illinois Wesleyan University

Illinois Wesleyan University
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:54:41 -0700

Yet the massive team of scholars, including Illinois Wesleyan University biology faculty David Bollivar and Loni Walker along with nearly 40 students, allowed researchers to sequence the largest-ever number of bacteriophages – viruses that infect and ...
 
Futurity: Research News
Wed, 13 May 2015 07:17:28 -0700

We know that bacteriophages are viruses that infect and replicate within bacteria. We know that they're the most abundant organisms on Earth. But we don't know much about their genetic architecture. In a new paper in the journal eLIFE, the authors show ...
 
Business Wire (press release)
Fri, 12 Jun 2015 05:00:00 -0700

To determine if nebulization might provide a viable delivery option for AmpliPhage-001, AmpliPhi's program targeting P. aeruginosa infections in Cystic Fibrosis (CF) patients, researchers evaluated the biological activity of four different ...

MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review
Mon, 17 Aug 2015 21:49:43 -0700

Bacteriophages—viruses that infect and kill bacteria—have been used for many years to treat infection in the former Soviet Union. Unlike traditional broad-spectrum antibiotics, these viruses target specific bacteria without harming the body's normal ...
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