Table 2

Simulation parameters and predicted mean burst size and fitness (± 1 st. error)
Strain/Temp Host GR1 Eclipse VA rate2 LP Min3 LP Max4 LP SD5 Burst size6 Fitness7
Anc/37C 1.9 8.5 16.7 12.5 24 0 162.9 ± 0.03 NA
Muts/37C 1.9 9.8 16.7 12.5 24 0 140.3 ± 0.3 NA
Anc/37C 1.9 8.5 16.7 12.5 24 1 151.7 ± 2.0 20.5 ± 0.1
Muts/37C 1.9 9.8 16.7 12.5 24 4 89.1 ± 4.2 18.4 ± 0.1
Anc/42C 2.4 8.5 6.0 11 22 7 26.8 ± 1.1 14.6 ± 0.5
Muts/42C 2.4 9.5 6.0 11 22 1 38.7 ± 0.4 15.6 ± 0.1

1Host growth rate, doublings/hour.

2Virion assembly rate.

3Minimum length of latent period.

4Maximum length of latent period.

5Standard deviation of the latent period distribution (min).

6Average number of phages produced in a single infection cycle.

7Predicted fitness after multiple rounds of infection, doublings/hour.

Brown et al.

Brown et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013 13:66   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-66

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