Synechococcus elongatus Nageli (ATCC® 33912)

Strain Designations: PCC 7942  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Anacystis nidulans
Strain Designations PCC 7942
Plasmid host
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 elongatus PCC 7942, complete genome

Images Micrograph of Cells at 1000X ATCC 33912
Type Strain no
Genome sequenced strain
Medium ATCC® Medium 616: Medium BG-11 for blue-green algae
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic under 2000-3000 LUX light
Name of Depositor LA Sherman
Chain of Custody
ATCC <-- LA Sherman <-- G van Arkel <-- S Shestakov <-- K Floyd

Sherman LA, van de Putte P. Construction of a hybrid plasmid capable of replication in the bacterium Escherichia coli and the cyanobacterium Anacystis nidulans. J. Bacteriol. 150: 410-413, 1982. PubMed: 6277870

van den Hondel CA, et al. Introduction of transposon Tn901 into a plasmid of Anacystis nidulans: preparation for cloning in cyanobacteria. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 77: 1570-1574, 1980. PubMed: 6246495

Schmitz O, et al. CikA, a bacteriophytochrome that resets the cyanobacterial circadian clock. Science 289: 765-768, 2000. PubMed: 10926536

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000100 Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942, complete genome

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000101 Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942 plasmid 1, complete sequence

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