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Phages can grow in different pH values, who knew?!

By Jessica Bauer Phage hunting is officially over, which is actually quite sad. We all have now successfully isolated, grown, annotated, and experimented on all types of phages. I don’t know about everyone else but I feel like a real … Continue reading

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Spring Phage Lab: From Annotating to Experimenting

By Jessica Bauer I can honestly say that this semester of Phage lab was not what I expected. Coming back from winter break, I was excited to start looking at the genome and doing whatever “annotating” entailed. I was not sure … Continue reading

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The Contaminating Menace

By Jessica Bauer Going into lab last week I was thrilled to check on my plates and see how my little phages were doing. I had just done my Phage Titer Assay test and found that my -1 dilution had … Continue reading

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