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Shigella flexneri F6S Strains with Acquired Sensitivities to the T Phages after Infection by Lisbonne Phages

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PHAGES from the lysogenic bacillus of Lisbonne (referred to as a whole as L phages) HF6S, HSh, PIKcvir, H+ and V lyse Shigella flexneri F6S (refs. 1–3). HF6S, HSh and PIKcvir are closely related2. Among the T phages, only T2 and T6 lyse F6S; T4 sometimes forms a small number of plaques on F6S (1 in 106 or fewer).

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    • M. P. BEUMER
    • , R. DENIS
    • , CL. GODARD
    •  & M. SONG

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