Oscillatoria sp. (ATCC® 29135)

Strain Designations: PCC 7412  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations PCC 7412
Application
Algal resistance testing paint
Produces restriction endonuclease AhaI
Produces restriction endonuclease AhaII
Produces restriction endonuclease AhaIII
Isolation
Greenhouse water tank
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format test tube
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
Taxonomy
Medium Medium 616: Medium BG-11 for blue-green algae
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Under light intensity of 2,000-3,000 lux
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RY Stanier <-- A. Neilson, unialgal culture
Isolation
Greenhouse water tank
References

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

Whitehead PR, Brown NL. A simple and rapid method for screening bacteria for type II restriction endonucleases: enzymes in Aphanothece halophytica. Arch. Microbiol. 141: 70-74, 1985. PubMed: 2986568

Standard Test Method for Determining the Resistance of Paint Films and Related Coatings to Algal Defacement. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International;ASTM Standard Test Method D 5589-97 (Reapproved 2002).