what is phagemid?
Web definitions: A phagemid or phasmid is a plasmid that contains an f1 origin of replication from a f1 phage. It can be used as a type of cloning vector in combination with filamentous phage M13. A phagemid can be replicated as a plasmid, and also be packaged as single stranded DNA in viral particles. ... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phagemid
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A plasmid that contains a portion of a phage genome. Upon co-infection of the host with a Helper phage, the plasmid can be packaged into phage particles. A commonly used type of phagemid is packaged as ssDNA into phage M13 particles. http://en.mimi.hu/biology/phagemid.html