Strain number NIES-3754  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Fischerella sp.  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Suwa Shrine Nagano Japan (2013-11-01)  
Latitude / Longitude 36.075287 / 138.090472 
Habitat (Isolation source) Hot spring (Water)  
History < Hirose, Yuu  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Hirose, Yuu (2013-11-01)  
Identified by Hirose, Yuu  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  BG-11  
Temperature:  37-45 C
Light intensity:  9-10 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( NZ_AP017305 ) , Plasmid DNA ( NZ_AP017306 NZ_AP017307 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Characteristics Genome decoded strain (Hirose, Y. et al. 2016)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : SW1  
Remarks Cryopreserved; Axenic 
Antonaru, L. A., Nurnberg, D. J. 2017 Role of PatS and cell type on the heterocyst spacing pattern in a filamentous branching cyanobacterium. FEMS Mircobiol. Lett., 364,
Keywords: multicellularity; cyanobacteria; Stigonematales; cell differentiation; nitrogen fixation; heterocyst spacing pattern; PatS
Strain(s): 59237543756 
DOI: 10.1093/femsle/fnx154

Hirose, Y., Fujisawa, T., Ohtsubo, Y., Katayama, M., Misawa, N., Wakazuki, S., Shimura, Y., Nakamura, Y., Kawachi, M., Yoshikawa, H., Eki, T., Kanesaki, Y. 2016 Complete genome sequence of cyanobacterium Fischerella sp. NIES-3754, providing thermoresistant optogenetic tools. J. Biotechnol., 220, 45-46.
Keywords: Cyanobacteria; Genome; Photosensor; Thermophile
Strain(s): 3754 
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2016.01.011

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