Intracellular parasitism of chlamydiae: Specific infectivity of chlamydiaphage Chp2 in Chlamydophila abortus

R. J. Skilton, L. T. Cutcliffe, M. A. Pickett, P. R. Lambden, Bentley A Fane, I. N. Clarke

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

The obligate intracellular nature of chlamydiae presents challenges to the characterization of its phages, which are potential tools for a genetic transfer system. An assay for phage infectivity is described, and the infectious properties of phage Chp2 were determined.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4957-4959
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Bacteriology
Volume189
Issue number13
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2007

Fingerprint

Chlamydophila
Chlamydia
Bacteriophages

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Immunology

Cite this

Intracellular parasitism of chlamydiae : Specific infectivity of chlamydiaphage Chp2 in Chlamydophila abortus. / Skilton, R. J.; Cutcliffe, L. T.; Pickett, M. A.; Lambden, P. R.; Fane, Bentley A; Clarke, I. N.

In: Journal of Bacteriology, Vol. 189, No. 13, 07.2007, p. 4957-4959.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skilton, R. J. ; Cutcliffe, L. T. ; Pickett, M. A. ; Lambden, P. R. ; Fane, Bentley A ; Clarke, I. N. / Intracellular parasitism of chlamydiae : Specific infectivity of chlamydiaphage Chp2 in Chlamydophila abortus. In: Journal of Bacteriology. 2007 ; Vol. 189, No. 13. pp. 4957-4959.
@article{476a1b01967044ba86a40d6be457393b,
title = "Intracellular parasitism of chlamydiae: Specific infectivity of chlamydiaphage Chp2 in Chlamydophila abortus",
abstract = "The obligate intracellular nature of chlamydiae presents challenges to the characterization of its phages, which are potential tools for a genetic transfer system. An assay for phage infectivity is described, and the infectious properties of phage Chp2 were determined.",
author = "Skilton, {R. J.} and Cutcliffe, {L. T.} and Pickett, {M. A.} and Lambden, {P. R.} and Fane, {Bentley A} and Clarke, {I. N.}",
year = "2007",
month = "7",
doi = "10.1128/JB.00235-07",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "189",
pages = "4957--4959",
journal = "Journal of Bacteriology",
issn = "0021-9193",
publisher = "American Society for Microbiology",
number = "13",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Intracellular parasitism of chlamydiae

T2 - Specific infectivity of chlamydiaphage Chp2 in Chlamydophila abortus

AU - Skilton, R. J.

AU - Cutcliffe, L. T.

AU - Pickett, M. A.

AU - Lambden, P. R.

AU - Fane, Bentley A

AU - Clarke, I. N.

PY - 2007/7

Y1 - 2007/7

N2 - The obligate intracellular nature of chlamydiae presents challenges to the characterization of its phages, which are potential tools for a genetic transfer system. An assay for phage infectivity is described, and the infectious properties of phage Chp2 were determined.

AB - The obligate intracellular nature of chlamydiae presents challenges to the characterization of its phages, which are potential tools for a genetic transfer system. An assay for phage infectivity is described, and the infectious properties of phage Chp2 were determined.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=34347398061&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=34347398061&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1128/JB.00235-07

DO - 10.1128/JB.00235-07

M3 - Article

C2 - 17468245

AN - SCOPUS:34347398061

VL - 189

SP - 4957

EP - 4959

JO - Journal of Bacteriology

JF - Journal of Bacteriology

SN - 0021-9193

IS - 13

ER -