The invention provides bacteriophages that infect Bacillus bacteria, including Bacillus anthracis, and compositions containing the bacteriophages. The invention also provides methods for using the bacteriophages of the invention to prevent and treat infection of an organism by Bacillus bacteria. Methods and materials to decontaminate a surface or an organism that is contaminated with Bacillus bacteria or Bacillus spores is also provided.
University of Northern Iowa Research Foundation
Walter, Michael H., "Bacteriophages that infect Bacillus bacteria (Anthrax)" (2008). Patents (University of Northern Iowa). 11.