Methods of selecting wide host range bacteriophage capable of growing in a plurality of bacteria including pathogenic and non-pathogenic bacteria and bacteriophage selected by the methods are disclosed. Also disclosed are methods: of treating a subject infected with a pathogenic bacterium using bacteriophage and of decontaminating objects using bacteriophage; of producing vaccines; of determining bacterial viability and of improving the sensitivity of a biosensor using wide host range bacteriophages.
(University of Arkansas, USA)
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