Synechococcus sp. (ATCC® 27144)

Strain Designations: PCC 6301 [CCAP 1405/1, SAUG 1402/1, Tx20, UTEX 1550, UTEX 625]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PCC 6301 [CCAP 1405/1, SAUG 1402/1, Tx20, UTEX 1550, UTEX 625]
Derived from existing strain
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Xenic culture
Reference strain for intermediate GC group
Medium ATCC® Medium 616: Medium BG-11 for blue-green algae
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Under light intensity of 2,000-3,000 lux
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RY Stanier<<--M.M. Allen (Anacystis nidulans) <<--- W. Kratz, unialgal culture
Derived from existing strain

Rippka R, et al. Generic assignments, strain histories and properties of pure cultures of cyanobacteria. J. Gen. Microbiol. 111: 1-61, 1979.

Stanier RY, et al. Purification and properties of unicellular blue-green algae (order Chroococcales). Bacteriol. Rev. 35: 171-205, 1971. PubMed: 4998365

derived from IU 625 = ATCC 27344. Purified by M.B. Allen

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y18874 Synechococcus PCC6301 dxs and leuA genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : E00426 Partial ribose diphosphate carboxylase/oxygenasegene of synechococus sp.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X54196 A. nidulans ftrV gene for ferredoxin-thioredoxin reductase variable subunit.

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