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General Aspects of Lysogeny

by Allan Campbell

Department of Biological Sciences
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305

The Bacteriophages, 2nd edition (2006)
Richard Calendar -- Oxford University Press

Fig. 7-1: Integration by site-specific recombination, between the attP site of the phage and the attB site of the host.  (tif)
Fig. 7-2: Some pathways to the ds circular integration substrate.  (tif)
Fig. 7-3: Formation of specialized transducing phages by bacteriophage λ.  (tif)
Fig. 7-4: Insertion and looping out of specialized transducing phage.  (tif)
Fig. 7-5: Chromosomal insertion of phage Mu-1 DNA by a transposition mechanism.  (tif)
Fig. 7-6: In vivo cloning with mini Mu lac.  (tif)
Fig. 7-7: Outline of gene control in a λ lysogen.  (tif)
Fig. 7-8: The bacterial SOS system and its relation to induction of lytic development.  (tif)
Table 7-1: Viral DNA and DNA Replication Strategies of Various dsDNA Phages (pdf file).
Bibliography: References cited by chapter (pdf file).
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