Nostoc sp. bacteriophage AN-12 (ATCC® 27893-B12)

Strain Designations: AN-12  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 1

Deposited As AN-12
Strain Designations AN-12
Host Organism
Nostoc sp. strain PCC 7120 (ATCC 27893)
Sewage settling pond, Michigan
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 1142: Allen and Arnon medium plus nitrate
Growth Conditions Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic under light intensity of 2,000-3,000 lux
Name of Depositor CP Wolk
Sewage settling pond, Michigan

Hu NT, et al. New Anabaena and Nostoc cyanophages from sewage settling ponds. Virology 114: 236-246, 1981. PubMed: 6269286