Synechocystis sp. (ATCC® 27170)

Strain Designations: PCC 6701 [HA]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PCC 6701 [HA]
Produces restriction endonuclease SecI
Produces restriction endonuclease SecII
Produces restriction endonuclease SecIII
Berkeley California,
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
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<<--J. Hauxhurst HA (Aphanocapsa sp.)
Berkeley California,

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

Calleja F, et al. A new endonuclease recognizing the deoxynucleotide sequence CCNNGG from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis 6701. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: 6745-6751, 1985. PubMed: 2997722

Roberts RJList of known restriction endonucleasesIn: Roberts RJNew England Biolabs Catalog 1986/87pp. 68-81, 1987

fresh water, Berkeley

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