Virus that infects cyanobacteria

Virus that infects cyanobacteria

Cyanophage isolate S-PM2 is an example of a commonly occurring virus that infects marine cyanobacteria, photosynthetic microbial cells that have a ubiquitous distribution in the oceanic photic zone. This particular virus was isolated in the English Channel off Plymouth, England. (Credit: Willie Wilson, Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science)

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Environment, Life Sciences and Biology, Research
marine microbe, marine virus, ocean water
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  • Created On: Jan 25, 2016 - 11:00am
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