Foley, S., Bruttin, A. & Brüssow, H. (1999). Widespread distribution of a group I Intron and Its three deletion derivatives in the Lysin Gene of Streptococcus thermophilus Bacteriophages. Journal of Virology. 74, 611-618. doi:10.1128/JVI.74.2.611-618.2000. ISSN 0022-538X
Of 62 Streptococcus thermophilus bacteriophages isolated from various ecological settings, half contain a lysin
gene interrupted by a group IA2 intron. Phage mRNA splicing was...