Synechococcus sp. (ATCC® 27144)

Strain Designations: PCC 6301 [CCAP 1405/1, SAUG 1402/1, Tx20, UTEX 1550, UTEX 625]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Strain Designations PCC 6301 [CCAP 1405/1, SAUG 1402/1, Tx20, UTEX 1550, UTEX 625]
Derived from existing strain
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 test tube
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Xenic culture
Reference strain for intermediate GC group
Medium ATCC® Medium 616: Medium BG-11 for blue-green algae
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26.0°C
Atmosphere: Under light intensity of 2,000-3,000 lux
Name of Depositor RY Stanier
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--RY Stanier<<--M.M. Allen (Anacystis nidulans) <<--- W. Kratz, unialgal culture
Derived from existing strain

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

derived from IU 625 = ATCC 27344. Purified by M.B. Allen

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : Y18874 Synechococcus PCC6301 dxs and leuA genes.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : E00426 Partial ribose diphosphate carboxylase/oxygenasegene of synechococus sp.

Nucleotide (GenBank) : X54196 A. nidulans ftrV gene for ferredoxin-thioredoxin reductase variable subunit.