"Bacteriophage mu" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A temperate coliphage, in the genus Mu-like viruses, family MYOVIRIDAE, composed of a linear, double-stranded molecule of DNA, which is able to insert itself randomly at any point on the host chromosome. It frequently causes a mutation by interrupting the continuity of the bacterial OPERON at the site of insertion.
- Bacteriophage mu
- Phage mu
- mu Phage
- mu Phages
- Coliphage mu
- Enterobacteria phage Mu
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Bacteriophage mu".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Bacteriophage mu".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Bacteriophage mu" by people in this website by year, and whether "Bacteriophage mu" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.