Strain number NIES-595  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Planktothrix agardhii (Gomont) Anagnostidis & Komárek  
Synonym Oscillatoria agardhii Gomont  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) ----- ----- Northern Ireland U.K. (-----)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < Takamura, Noriko  
Isolator (Date of isolation) (-----)  
Identified by Suda, Shoichiro (Reidentify)  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  CT  
Temperature:  20 (20) C
Light intensity:  4-10 (13-21) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M (14 D)  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( AB045957 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Filamentous 
Characteristics  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 3A(2)  
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Movie  
Reference
Shimizu, K., Sano, T., Kubota, R., Kobayashi, N., Tahara, M., Obama, T., Sugimoto, N., Nishimura, T., Ikarashi, Y. 2014 Effects of the amino acid constituents of microcystin variants on cytotoxicity to primary cultured rat hepatocytes. Toxins, 6, 168-179.
Keywords: microcystin; variants; cytotoxicity; primary cultured rat hepatocytes; environmental water
Strain(s): 90595610928 
DOI: 10.3390/toxins6010168

Kanda, H., Li, P., Ikehara, T., Yasumoto-Hirose, M. 2012 Lipids extracted from several species of natural blue–green microalgae by dimethyl ether: Extraction yield and properties. Fuel, 95, 88-92.
Keywords: Lipids; Microalgae; Extraction; Dimethyl ether
Strain(s): 5951263 

Akcaalan, R., Young, FM., Metcalf, JS., Morrison, LF., Albay, M., Codd, GA. 2006 Microcystin analysis in single filaments of Planktothrix spp. in laboratory cultures and environmental blooms. Wat. Res., 40, 1583-1590.
Keywords: Planktothrix rubescens; Planktothrix agardhii; Microcystin immunoassay; Single filaments; Cyanobacteria
Strain(s): 595 

Mori, F., Erata, M., Watanabe, M. M. 2002 Cryopreservation of cyanobacteria and green algae in the NIES-Collection. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 18, 45-55.
Keywords: cryopreservation; cyanobacteria; green algae; FDA staining method; NIES-Collection
Strain(s): 19212223242526272829303132333435363738394041444546505152535455565758596061626364656667686970737475767778798081878990919293949596979899100101102103104105106107108109110111112119120122123124125127128129130131132133134135137138139144147148150151152153154155156157158159160162163164165166167168169170171172173174175176177178179180181182183185186187188189191192193194195197198199200201202203204205206207208209210211212213214215216217224226227228229230231232241242243244245246248257259261262263266267268271287288289290294295297298299300301302303305306308309310311312313329334336337338339340341342349351359360361362375378379380382384385390394396397398415416418419421422423424425426427428429430431432433434436437438439440446447448449450451452453454455456457458459460464468469474478479480481503504505506507509510512514515522523524527528529530531532536537538539540541542543544545546564565566567568569570571572573574575576577578579580581582583584585592593594595596597598604610628630631632633634635636637638639640641642643644645646647648649650651652653654655656657658659660661662663664665666667672685686687688689690691692693694717718719720721722723724725726727728729 

Suda, S., Watanabe, M. M., Otsuka, S., Mahakahant, A., Yongmanitchai, W., Nopartnaraporn, N., Liu, Y., Day, J. G. 2002 Taxonomic revision of water-bloom-forming species of oscillatorioid cyanobacteria. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 52, 1577-1595.
Keywords: cyanobacteria; water bloom; oscillatorioid; nomenclature; taxonomy
Strain(s): 204205207594595596610846847905917 

Pan, H., Song, L., Liu, Y., Börner, T. 2002 Detection of hepatotoxic Microcystis strains by PCR with intact cells from both culture and environmental samples. Arch. Microbiol., 178, 421-427.
Keywords: Cyanobacteria; Microcystis; Microcystin; Toxin; Peptide synthetase; Whole-cell PCR
Strain(s): 429098101595610 

Metcalf, J. S., Bell, S. G., Codd, G. A. 2000 Production of novel polyclonal antibodies against the cyanobacterial toxin microcystin-LR and their application for the detection and quantification of microcystins and nodularin. Wat. Res., 34, 2761-2769.
Keywords: cyanobacteria; blue-green algae; microcystin; toxins; antibodies; immunoassays
Strain(s): 42102103104595 

Itou, Y., Suzuki, S., Ishida, K., Murakami, M. 1999 Anabaenopeptins G and H, potent carboxypeptidase A inhibitors from the cyanobacterium Oscillatoria agardhii (NIES-595). Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 9, 1243-1246.
Strain(s): 595 

Ward, C. J., Beattie, K. A., Lee, E. Y. C., Codd, G. A. 1997 Colorimetric protein phosphatase inhibition assay of laboratory strains and natural blooms of cyanobacteria: comparisons with high-performance liquid chromatographic analysis for microcystins. FEMS Mircobiol. Lett., 153, 465-473.
Keywords: Microcystin; Protein phosphatase; Cyanobacteria; High-performance liquid chromatography
Strain(s): 42102103104298595 

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