Strain number NIES-19  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Anabaena cylindrica Lemmermann  
Synonym -----  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) (-----)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source)  
History < IAM (1983);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) (-----)  
Identified by -----  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Non-clonal; Axenic[2014 Jan..]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  MDM (agar)  
Temperature:  20 (25) C
Light intensity:  1 (15-19) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  4 M (14 D)  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( AF247592 ) , gyrB ( AB074770 ) , rpoC1 ( AB074793 ) , rpoD1 ( AB074820 )  
Cell size (min - max) 3 - 8 μm  
Organization Filamentous 
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM M-1 (=M-253)
Jung, S. W., Kim, B.-H., Katano, T., Kong, D.-S., Han, M.-S. 2008 Pseudomonas flurescens HYK0210-SK09 offers species-specific biological control of winter algal blooms caused by freshwater diatom Stephanodiscus hantzschii. J. Appl. Microbiol., 105, 186-195.
Keywords: algicidal bacterium; algicidal mechanism; biological control; indoor mesocosm; Pseudomonas fluorescens; Stephanodiscus hantzschii
Strain(s): 1944298 

Susilaningsih, D. 2007 Accelerating of pink pigment excretion from cyanobacterium Oscillatoria by Co-Cultivation with Anabaena. HHAYATI J. Biosci., 14, 18-22.
Keywords: Oscillatoria; Anabaena variabilis; biosurfactant; cyanobacterium; pink pigment
Strain(s): 192344422 

Ando, T., Nagase, H., Eguchi, K., Hirooka, T., Nakamura, T., Miyamoto, K., Hirata, K. 2007 A novel method using cyanobacteria for ecotoxicity test of veterinary antimicrobial agents. Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 26, 601-606.
Keywords: Antimicrobial agent; Cyanobacterium; Ecotoxicity test; Algal toxicity
Strain(s): 192344107 

Seo, P-S., Yokota, A. 2003 The phylogenetic relationships of cyanobacteria inferred from 16S rRNA, gyrB, rpoC1 and rpoD1 gene sequences. J. Gen. Appl. Micobiol., 49, 191-203.
Keywords: cyanobacteria; gyrB; phylogeny; protein evolution; rpoC1; rpoD1; 16S rDNA
Strain(s): 19212225391042093209521283277 

Hirooka, T., Akiyama, Y., Tsuji, N., Nakamura, T., Nagase, H., Hirata, K., Miyamoto, K. 2003 Removal of hazardous phenols by microalgae under photoautotrophic conditions. J. Biosci. Bioeng., 95, 200-203.
Keywords: green algae; cyanobacteria; nitrophenol; chlorophenol; bisphenol A; photoautotrophic conditions
Strain(s): 192344422437 

Sakai, M., Hosoda, A., Kanazawa, S. 2003 Isolation and characterization of two cyanobacteria-lytic bacterial strains from the submerged paddy soil. J. soci. soil. microbiol., 57, 21-28 (in Japanese with English summary).
Keywords: Cyanobacteria; Lytic bacteria; Paddy field; Anabaena
Strain(s): 192337 

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 

Itou, Y., Okada, S., Murakami, M. 2001 Two structural isomeric siderophores from the freshwater cyanobacterium Anabaena cylindrica (NIES-19). Tetrahedron, 57, 9093-9099.
Keywords: iron; sidenophore; cyanobacteria; Anabaena cylindrica; CAS
Strain(s): 19 

Beltran, E. C., Neilan, B. 2000 Geographical segregation of the neurotoxin-producing cyanobacterium Anabaena circinalis. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 66, 4468-4474.
Strain(s): 192123404180 

Kodani, S., Ishida, K., Murakami, M. 1999 Occurrence and identification of UDP-N-acetylmuramyl-pentapeptide from the cyanobacterium Anabaena cylindrica. FEMS Microbiol. Lett., 176, 321-325.
Keywords: cyanobacterium; UDP-N-acetylmuramyl-pentapeptide; peptidoglycan
Strain(s): 19 

Neilan, B. A., Dittmann, E., Rouhiainen, L., Bass, R. A., Schaub, V., Sivonen, K., Börner, T. 1999 Nonribosomal peptide synthesis and toxigenicity of Cyanobacteria. J. Bacteriol., 181, 4089-4097.
Strain(s): 19248199102107204 

Kodani, S., Ishida, K., Murakami, M. 1998 Dehydroradiosumin, a trypsin inhibitor from the cyanobacterium Anabaena cylindrica. J. Nat. Prod., 61, 854-856.
Strain(s): 19 

Suzuki, T., Ezure, T., Ishida, M. 1998 In-vitro antitumour evaluation of extracts from cyanobacteria Anabaena. J. Pharm. Pharmacol., 50, 136 (Supplement).
Strain(s): 1920932094 

Lee, K.-Y., Park, J.-H., Park, B.-S. 1996 CO2 fixation and SCP production using blue green algae. Theories and Applications of Chem. Eng. (Korea), 2, 489-492 (in Korean with English title).
Strain(s): 193946 

Hirata, K., Phunchindawan, M., Tukamoto, J., Goda, S., Miyamoto, K. 1996 Cryopreservation of microalgae using encapsulation-dehydration. CryoLetters, 17, 321-328.
Keywords: Dunaliella tertiolecta; microalgae; cryopreservation; encapsulation-dehydration
Strain(s): 8192224273244242375396422437 

Canini, A., Civitareale, P., Marini, S., Grilli Caiola, M., Rotilio, G. 1992 Purification of iron superoxide dismutase from the cyano-bacterium Anabaena cylindrica Lemm. and localization of the enzyme in heterocysts by immunogold labeling. Planta, 187, 438-444.
Keywords: Anabaena; heterocyst; iron-superoxide dismutase (immunogold labeling)
Strain(s): 19 

Grilli Caiola, M., Canini, A., Galiazzo, F., Rotilio, G. 1991 Superoxide dismutase in vegetative cells, heterocysts and akinetes of Anabaena cylindrica Lemm. FEMS Microbiol. Lett., 80, 161-166.
Keywords: Anabaena cylindrica; superoxide dismutase; heterocyst; nitrogenase activity
Strain(s): 19 

Sakamoto, S., Murata, N., Ohmori, M. 1991 The concentration of cyclic AMP and adenylate cyclase activity in cyanobacteria. Plant Cell Physiol., 32, 581-584.
Keywords: adenylate cyclase; cyanobacterium; cyclic AMP; cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase
Strain(s): 19 

Yamamoto, Y., Suzuki, K. 1990 Distribution and algal-lysing activity of fruiting myxobacteria in Lake Suwa. J. Phycol., 26, 457-462.
Keywords: algal-lysing activity; cyanobacteria; fruiting myxobacteria
Strain(s): 19404499102112 

Watanuki, T., Kaise, T., Mineo, H. 1990 Inhibition of Anabaena cylindrica (Cyanophyceae) growth by extracts of water weeds, using the paper disc-agar method. Jpn. J. Water Treat. Biol., 26, 1-5.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Satoh, Y., Urata, K. 1989 Light-induced accumulation of lactate and succinate in Anabaena cylindrica (Cyanophyta). Arch. Mikrobiol., 151, 101-104.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M. 1989 cAMP in Anabaena cylindrica: Rapid changes in cellular levels in response to changes in extracellular environments. Plant Cell Physiol., 30, 911-914.
Keywords: Anabaena cylindrica; cAMP; cyanobacteria; membrane potential
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Ohmori, K., Hasunuma, K. 1988 Rapid change in cyclic 3',5'-AMP concentration triggered by a light-off or light-on signal in Anabaena cylindrica. Arch. Mikrobiol., 150, 203-204.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Hasunuma, K., Furukawa, K. 1988 GTP-binding proteins in a cyanobacterium Anabaena cylindrica. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 151, 215-221.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Kanda, J. 1987 H+ and K+ efflux associated with NH4+ uptake in Anabaena cylindrica cells in the dark. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 33, 311-319.
Strain(s): 19 

Asada, Y., Kawamura, S. 1986 Screening for cyanobacteria that evolve molecular hydrogen under dark and anaerobic conditions. J. Ferment. Technol., 64, 553-556.
Strain(s): 19212336394621193277 

Ohmori, M., Oh-hama, T., Furihata, K., Miyachi, S. 1986 Effect of ammonia on cellular pH of Anabaena cylindrica determined with 31P NMR spectroscopy. Plant Cell Physiol., 27, 563-566.
Keywords: ammonia effect; Anabaena cylindrica; 31P NMR spectroscopy; cellular pH
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Ohmori, K. 1985 Differential effects of methionine sulfoximine on light and dark uptake of nitrate by Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 26, 957-960.
Keywords: Anabaena cylindrica; methionine sulfoximine; nitrate uptake; nitrite uptake
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Saito, T., Ohmori, K. 1985 Occurrence of glutamine-2-oxoacid transaminase in a blue-green alga, Anabaena cylindrica. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 31, 171-176.
Strain(s): 192170 

Watanabe, M. M., Kasai, F., Hiwatari, T., Suda, S., Nei, T. 1984 Cryopreservation of microalgae in liquid nitrogen - Survival of algal cultures after freezing. Jpn. J. Freez. Dry., 30, 23-26 (in Japanese with English title).
Strain(s): 1819212426293139404144454650737475767780818788899091939598991001011201221311351371441512042072132572633794152219223522392579 

Miyachi, S., Hirosawa, T., Tsuzuki, M. 1984 Regulation of photosynthetic carbon metabolism in microalgae by wavelength of incident light and by CO2 concentration. In Advances in Photosynthesis Research, Vol. 3, Ed. by Sybesma, C., M. Ninhoff / Dr. W. Junk Publishers, Hague, p. 565-572.
Strain(s): 1920933277 

Hirosawa, T. 1984 Near-UV and blue light effects in cyanobacteria. In Blue Light Effects in Biological Systems, Ed. by Senger, H., Springer-Verlag, Berlin, p. 39-47.
Strain(s): 193720933277 

Ohmori, M. 1984 Effects of preillumination on dark nitrogen fixation and respiration by Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 25, 125-130.
Keywords: acetylene reduction; Anabaena; dark nitrogen fixation; respiration
Strain(s): 19 

Hamana, K., Miyagawa, K., Matsuzaki, S. 1983 Occurrence of syn-homospermidine as the major polyamine in nitrogen-fixing cyanobacteria. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 112, 606-613.
Strain(s): 19373921293275 

Ohmori, M., Ohmori, K. 1982 Application of glass fiber paper chromatography to measurement of 15N content of amino acids. Radioisotopes, 31, 651-653.
Keywords: glass fiber paper chromatography; nitrogen-15-amino acid
Strain(s): 19 

Yamamoto, Y. 1981 Observation on the occurrence of microbial agents which cause lysis of blue-green algae in Lake Kasumigaura. Jpn. J. Limnol., 42, 20-27.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Hattori, A. 1980 C2H2 reduction and 15N2 fixation in blue-green algae. In Molybdenum Chemistry of Biological Significance, Eds. by Newton, W. E. & Otsuka, S., Plenum Publishing Co., New York, p. 95-104.
Strain(s): 19 

Yamamoto, Y. 1978 Detection of algal lysing biological agents in lakes by the soft-agar overlayer technique. Jpn. J. Limnol, 39, 9-14 (in Japanese with English summary).
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Hattori, A. 1978 Transfer change in the ATP pool of Anabaena cylindrica associated with ammonia assimilation. Arch. Mikrobiol., 117, 17-20.
Strain(s): 19 

Ichimura, T., Itoh, T. 1977 17. Preservation methods of microalgae (I) [17. Bisaisôrui no hozonhô (I)]. In Preservation methods of microorganisms [Biseibutsu Hozonhô], Ed. by Nei, T., University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, p. 355-373 (in Japanese without English title).
Strain(s): 19212223242728303132333436373839404144454647484950122123127131144152173175179180181182183185198200203206217226227241266267268271295309310334338379436448450455527 

Ohmori, M., Ohmori, K., Strotman, H. 1977 Inhibition of nitrate uptake by ammonia in a blue-green alga, Anabaena cylindrica. Arch. Mikrobiol., 114, 225-229.
Strain(s): 19 

Yamamoto, Y. 1976 Effect of some physical and chemical factors on the germination of akinates of Anabaena cylindrica. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 22, 311-323.
Strain(s): 19 

Yamamoto, Y. 1975 Effect of desiccation on the germination of akinetes of Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 16, 749-752.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Pjon, C.-J., Suzuki, R. 1974 Studies on the Hill reaction of membrane fragments of blue-green algae V. A correlation between the solubilization of a photochemically active chromoprotein (ACP) and the inactivation of photosystem II activity in membrane fragments of Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 15, 779-787.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Hattori, A. 1974 Effect of ammonia on nitrogen fixation by the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 15, 131-142.
Strain(s): 19 

Pjon, C.-J., Fujita, Y. 1974 The separation and characterization of the photoreactive component of a photochemically active chromoprotein (ACP) obtained from the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 15, 789-797.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Suzuki, R. 1973 Studies on the Hill reaction of membrane fragments of blue-green algae III. Fluorescence characteristics of membrane fragments of Anabaena variabilis and Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 14, 249-260.
Strain(s): 1923 

Fujita, Y., Suzuki, R. 1973 Studies on the Hill reaction of membrane fragments of blue-green algae IV. Carotenoid photobleaching induced by photosystem II action. Plant Cell Physiol., 14, 261-273.
Strain(s): 1923 

Pjon, C.-J., Fujita, Y. 1973 Immunological identification of pigment component of a photochemically active chromoprotein (ACP) isolated from the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 14, 201-205.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Hattori, A. 1972 Effect of nitrate on nitrogen-fixation by the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 13, 589-599.
Strain(s): 19 

Pjon, C.-J., Suzuki, R., Fujita, Y. 1972 Photochemical activity fluorescence and absorption spectrum of the photochemically active chromoprotein (ACP) isolated from the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 13, 437-447.
Strain(s): 19 

Suzuki, R., Fujita, Y. 1972 Studies on the Hill reaction of membrane fragments of blue-green algae II. The reaction steps inactivated at high water concentration. Plant Cell Physiol., 13, 427-436.
Strain(s): 1923 

Yamamoto, Y. 1972 The fatty acid composition of akinetes, heterocysts and vegetative cells in Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 13, 913-915.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Suzuki, R. 1971 Studies on the Hill reaction of membrane fragments of blue-green algae I. Stabilizing effect of various media on the 2,6-dichlorophenol indophenol-Hill activity of membrane fragments obtained from Anabaena cylindrica and Anabaena variabilis. Plant Cell Physiol., 12, 641-651.
Strain(s): 1923 

Ohmori, M., Hattori, A. 1971 Heterocyst and nitrogen fixation in Anabaena cylindrica. In Proceedings of the Seventh International Seaweed Symposium, University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, p. 598-601.
Strain(s): 19 

Ohmori, M., Hattori, A. 1971 Nitrogen fixation and heterocysts in the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 12, 961-967.
Strain(s): 19 

Tsuji, T., Fujita, Y. 1971 Ascorbate photo-oxidation by a photochemically active chromo-protein isolated from the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica: the effect of mono-chromatic illumination. Plant Cell Physiol., 12, 807-811.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Murano, F. 1968 Occurrence of back flow of electrons against the action of photochemical system I in sonicated lamellar fragments. In Comparative Biochemistry and Biophysics of Photosynthesis, Eds. by Shibata, K., et al., University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, p. 161-169.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Tsuji, T. 1968 Photochemically active chromoprotein isolated from the blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Nature, 219, 1270-1271.
Strain(s): 19 
PubMed: 5677430
DOI: 10.1038/2191270a0

Hattori, A., Uesugi, I. 1968 Ferredoxin-dependent photoreduction of nitrate and nitrite by subcellular preparations of Anabaena cylindrica. In Comparative Biochemistry and Biophysics of Photosynthesis, Eds. by Shibata, K., et al., University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, p. 201-205.
Strain(s): 19 

Watanabe, A., Yamamoto, Y. 1968 Effects of antibiotics on the growth of microalgae. Phykos, 7, 248-258.
Strain(s): 1937 

Murano, F., Fujita, Y. 1967 Comparative studies of photochemical oxidation-reduction reactions in lamellar fragments of various algae and spinach. Plant Cell Physiol., 8, 673-682.
Strain(s): 19213748 

Fujita, Y., Murano, F. 1967 Photochemical activities of sonicated lamellae of spinach chloroplasts with special reference to the action of CRS (cytochrome c reducing substance). Plant Cell Physiol., 8, 269-281.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Myers, J. 1966 Some properties of the cytochrome C reducing substance, a factor for light-induced redox reaction of cytochrome C in photosynthetic lamellae. Plant Cell Physiol., 7, 599-606.
Strain(s): 19 

Aruga, Y. 1965 Ecological studies of photo-synthesis and matter production of phytoplankton II. Photosynthesis of algae in relation to light intensity and temperature. Bot. Mag. Tokyo, 78, 360-365.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Ohama, H., Hattori, A. 1964 Hydrogenase activity of cell-free preparation obtained from the blue-green alga, Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol., 5, 305-314.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Hattori, A. 1963 Action spectrum of light-induced nitrite reduction in Anabaena cylindrica. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 9, 257-265.
Strain(s): 19 

Fujita, Y., Hattori, A. 1962 Preliminary note on a new phycobilin pigment isolated from blue-green algae. J. Biochem., 51, 89-91.
Strain(s): 1937 

Watanabe, A. 1960 List of algal strains in collection at the Institute of Applied Microbiology, University of Tokyo. J. Gen. Appl. Microbiol., 6, 283-292.
Strain(s): 192122232425262829374749226227 

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