Chlorella sp. (ATCC® 14855)

Strain Designations: 30 L-24-85  /  Depositor: Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc.  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations 30 L-24-85
produces xanthophyll lutein
Biofuel production
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format frozen
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 5: Sporulation agar
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 25.0°C
Duration: axenic
Name of Depositor Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc.

Farrow WM, Tabenkin B. Process for the preparation of lutein. US Patent 3,280,502 dated Oct 25 1966

Hwang SW, Hudock GA. Stability of Chlamydomonas reinhardi in liquid nitrogen storage. J. Phycol. 7: 300-303, 1971.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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