TABLE 1.

Appearance of SCVs correlates with the emergence of bacteriophage in the fluid runoff from flow cell biofilms

Biofilm age (days)Concn of:
Wild type (large colonies) (CFU/ml)Pf4 (PFU/ml)SCV (CFU/ml)
12.3 × 10600
31.3 × 10600
53.7 × 10600
73.0 × 1061 × 1071 × 105
97.0 × 1052 × 1075 × 105