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  1. T-Phages

    A series of 7 virulent phages which infect E. coli. The T-even phages T2, T4; (BACTERIOPHAGE T4), and T6, and the phage T5 are called "autonomously virulent" because they cause cessation of all bacterial metabolism on infection. Phages T1, T3; (BACTERIOPHAGE T3), and T7; (BACTERIOPHAGE T7) are called "dependent virulent" because they depend on continued bacterial metabolism during the lytic cycle. The T-even phages contain 5-hydroxymethylcytosine in place of ordinary cytosine in their DNA.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of t-phages in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of t-phages in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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