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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]

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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Palladium-Item
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 10:29:00 -0700

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Treating food products with select bacteriophages — viruses that target and kill bacteria — could significantly reduce concentrations of E. coli, a Purdue University study shows. An injection of bacteriophages, also known ...

SBS

SBS
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:44:05 -0700

Such DNA is often provided by bacteriophages, viruses that specifically target bacteria. Picking up foreign genes can be useful because it can improve the bacteria's survival. In this case, the foreign DNA that was incorporated in the the host's genome ...

Purdue Agricultural Communications

Purdue Agricultural Communications
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:15:00 -0700

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Treating food products with select bacteriophages - viruses that target and kill bacteria - could significantly reduce concentrations of E. coli, a Purdue University study shows. An injection of bacteriophages - also known ...

Food Safety Magazine

Food Safety Magazine
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:28:06 -0700

Scientists at Purdue University have published research in the April 2014 Journal of Animal Science explaining how they used a cocktail of three different bacteriophages to reduce E. coli O157:H7 by as much as 99 percent in experimentally contaminated ...
 
The Epoch Times
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:44:06 -0700

Treating food products with select bacteriophages—viruses that target and kill bacteria—could significantly reduce concentrations of E. coli, a new study shows. In the study, an injection of bacteriophages—also known informally as “phages”—nearly ...

National Geographic

Motherboard
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:48:45 -0700

The first two “genetic events” or mutations that originally gave the bacteria its flesh-eating capability came from bacteriophages, which are viruses that infect bacteria. These bacteriophages fundamentally changed strep's DNA and made it produce two ...
 
Reno Gazette-Journal
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:15:00 -0700

Bacteriophages — they're microscopic devourers of bacteria and a new focus for scientific research at Truckee Meadows Community College. Also called biophages, these viruses commonly live in the water and the soil around us. Since the 1930s, they have ...
 
FreshPlaza
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 05:14:04 -0700

An injection of bacteriophages - also known informally as "phages" - nearly eradicated a toxin-producing strain of E. coli in contaminated spinach and other products, in some cases decreasing E. coli concentrations by about 99 percent. The study ...
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