OP50 Genotype

Leon Avery leon at eatworms.swmed.edu
Wed Oct 15 10:47:44 EST 1997

Many years ago I wrote to Sydney Brenner to ask this same question.
Unfortunately, I have lost his reply, but I remember that he wasn't
able to give me a detailed genotype: he answered only that it is a
uracil auxotroph of E coli B.  (The only thing I'm unsure of is that
it was "B".)

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University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
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