Anabaena sp. (ATCC® 27899)

Strain Designations: PCC 7122 [ATCC 29142, CCAP 1403/2a, SAUG 1403/2, UTEX 629, unialgal culture]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations PCC 7122 [ATCC 29142, CCAP 1403/2a, SAUG 1403/2, UTEX 629, unialgal culture]
Produces restriction endonuclease AcyI
Pond water, England
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
Effect of nickel on hydrogen metabolism and nitrogen fixation
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<<--D. Arnon (Anabaena cylindrica) <<--- UTEX 629, unialgal culture <<--- G.E. Fogg <<--- S.P. Chu
Pond water, England

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

de Waard A, et al. A new sequence-specific endonuclease from Anabaena cylindrica. FEBS Lett. 96: 106-110, 1978. PubMed: 103749

De Waard A, Duyvesteyn M. Are sequence-specific DNase of value as taxonomic markers of cyanobacterial species?. Arch. Microbiol. 128: 242-247, 1980.

Daday A, et al. The effect of nickel on hydrogen metabolism and nitrogen fixation in the cyanobacterium Anabaena cylindrica. J. Gen. Microbiol. 131: 231-238, 1985.

Roberts RJ. Restriction and modification enzymes and their recognition sequences. Nucleic Acids Res. 13: r165-r200, 1985. PubMed: 2987885

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