Origin of bacteriophage
OTHER WORDS FROM bacteriophagebac·te·ri·o·phag·ic [bak-teer-ee-uh-faj-ik, -fey-jik], /bækˌtɪər i əˈfædʒ ɪk, -ˈfeɪ dʒɪk/, bac·te·ri·oph·a·gous [bak-teer-ee-of-uh-guhs], /bækˌtɪər iˈɒf ə gəs/, adjectivebac·te·ri·oph·a·gy [bak-teer-ee-of-uh-jee], /bækˌtɪər iˈɒf ə dʒi/, noun
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The first step was to isolate the bacteria from the welts, as a target to screen bacteriophages against.
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He first heard about the bacteriophage that use Z-containing DNA at a dinner party a few years ago, he recalls.Some viruses thwart bacterial defenses with a unique genetic alphabet|Tina Hesman Saey|May 5, 2021|Science News
Eventually, he and colleagues turned to a method using bacteriophage — viruses that infect bacteria — developed by researchers at Stanford University.Hepatitis C discoveries win 2020 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine|Tina Hesman Saey|October 5, 2020|Science News