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filamentous phage


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A bacterial virus (e.g., M13, fd) that specifically infects male (donor) cells and carries a single strand of DNA within a filamentous protein coat. A filamentous phage forms a double-stranded replicative form (q.v.) during its life cycle.

Subjects: Chemistry.


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