T phage?

Michael G. Kurilla mgk2r at Virginia.EDU
Thu Sep 23 13:47:15 EST 1993


ED at micro.uct.ac.za  writes:
> 
> >In article <27l3u6$l7 at usenet.INS.CWRU.Edu> ram3 at po.CWRU.Edu 
> >writes: 
> >
> >> >The story that I was told was that a researcher once requested 
> >some T1 and >received a letter, politely refusing the request.  
> >However, the recipient >was easily able to elute some phage from 
> >the envelope (or stationery).  Can >anyone fill in the details? > >Russ 
> >Maurer
> 
>  > I heard a similar story but it referred to a lambda clone! 
> 
> A lab legend for the book...!  Keep them coming!
> 
The story as I recall it was for the first known RNA
bacteriophage, MS2, I believe.

Mike Kurilla



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