phage lambda

noun

Definition of phage lambda

  1. :  bacteriophage lambda Some dormant phages replicate as plasmids; others, such as phage lambda, become integrated into the host genome as prophages. — Richard A. Harvey et al., Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Microbiology, 2nd Edition, 2007

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1962


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