Synechocystis sp. (ATCC® 27150)

Strain Designations: PCC 6308 [1051, ATCC 27267, CCAP 1431/1, UTEX 1598]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PCC 6308 [1051, ATCC 27267, CCAP 1431/1, UTEX 1598]
Produces restriction endonuclease SynI
Produces restriction endonuclease SynII
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
Reference strain for low 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<<--G. Gerloff 1051 (Gloeocapsa alpicola, unialgal culture)

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

FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 69: 105-108, 1990.

Stanier RY, et al. Purification and properties of unicellular blue-green algae (order Chroococcales). Bacteriol. Rev. 35: 171-205, 1971. PubMed: 4998365

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