Japonochytrium sp. (ATCC® 28207)

Strain Designations: L1  /  Product Format: frozen

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Strain Designations L1
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
The strain is also known as Japonochytrium marinum Kobayasi et Okubo.
Medium ATCC® Medium 790: By+ medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 20°C to 24°C
Atmosphere: Typical aerobic
Name of Depositor DJ Alderman
surface of Laminaria

Harrison JL, Jones EBG. Ultrastructural aspects of the marine fungus Japonochytrium sp. Arch. Microbiol. 96: 305-317, 1974.

Honda D, et al. Molecular phylogeny of labyrinthulids and thraustochytrids based on the sequencing of 18S ribosomal RNA gene. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 46: 637-647, 1999. PubMed: 10568038

Tsui CKM, et al. Labyrinthulomycetes phylogeny and its implications for the evolutionary loss of chloroplasts and gain of ectoplasmic gliding. Mol. Phylogenet. Evol. 2008. PubMed: 18977305

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