Plectonema boryanum bacteriophage LPP-2 (ATCC® 18200-B2)

Strain Designations: LPP-2, strain SPI  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As LPP-2
Strain Designations LPP-2, strain SPI
Host Organism
Plectonema boryanum (ATCC 18200)
Waste stabilization pond
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 freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Medium ATCC® Medium 341: CHU #10 medium
Growth Conditions Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic under 150 foot candles of light
Name of Depositor RS Safferman
Waste stabilization pond

Safferman RS, et al. Serological and electron microscopic characterization of a new group of blue-green algal viruses (LPP-2). Virology 39: 775-780, 1969. PubMed: 4982613

. . Appl. Microbiol. 15: 1219-1222, 1967.

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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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