Bacteriophage PBC1

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Bacteriophage PBC1
Virus classification
Group: Group I (dsDNA)
Order: Caudovirales
Family: Siphoviridae
Species: Bacteriophage PBC1

Bacteriophage PBC1 is a bacteriophage that infects the spore-forming bacterium Bacillus cereus. Though this lytic phage is a member of Siphoviridae, its genome sequence shows little similarity to those of other sequenced phages.[1]


  1. ^ Kong, M; Kim, M; Ryu, S (June 2012). "Complete Genome Sequence of Bacillus cereus Bacteriophage PBC1.". Journal of Virology. 86 (11): 6379–80. PMC 3372192Freely accessible. PMID 22570248. doi:10.1128/JVI.00706-12. 

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