Synechococcus sp. (ATCC® 27264)

Strain Designations: PCC 7002 [PR-6]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PCC 7002 [PR-6]
Application Produces restriction endonuclease AquI
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
Genome Sequenced Strain

Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002, complete genome

Type Strain no
Comments Taxonomy
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 1047: MN Marine medium (ATCC Medium 957) with 20 mcg/L of vitamin B12
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic under light intensity of 2,000-3,000 LUX
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Special Collection ATCC
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- RY Stanier <-- C. van Baalen (Agmenellum quadruplicatum)

Karreman C, et al. Isolation of a deoxycytidylate methyl transferase capable of protecting DNA uniquely against cleavage by endonuclease R.Aqu I (isoschizomer of Ava I). Nucleic Acids Res. 14: 5199-5205, 1986. PubMed: 3016641

Lau RH, Doolittle WF. AQUI: a more easily purified isoschizomer of AVAI. FEBS Lett. 121: 200-202, 1980. PubMed: 6257544

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

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : D13971 Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002 genes for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase oxygenase large and small subunits, complete cds

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000951 Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002, complete genome

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