The Microbial Culture Collection at the National Institute for Environmental Studies

Strain Data


Strain number NIES-3756  
Phylum Cyanophyta   Class Cyanophyceae 
Scientific name Nostoc sp.  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Mimomi Hongo Park Narashino Chiba Japan (2013-11-01)  
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial (Water)  
History < Hirose, Yuu < Katayama, Mitsunori  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Katayama, Mitsunori (2013-11-01)  
Identified by Hirose, Yuu  
State of strain Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic  
Preservation state
(State of preservation)
Cryopreservation  
Culture condition
( Preculture condition )
Medium:  BG-11  
Temperature: 20 C
Light intensity: 7 µmol photons/m2/sec     L/D cycle: 10L:14D
Duration: 2 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( AP017295 ) , Plasmid DNA ( AP017296 AP017297 )
Cell size (min - max) 8 - 18 μm   Organization Filamentous 
Characteristics Genome decoded strain (Hirose, Y. et al. 2015)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : CIT038  
Remarks Cryopreserved 

Reference
330)   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 Nostoc sp. NIES-3756, a potentially useful strain for phytochrome-based bioengineering. J. Biotechnol., 218, 51-52. , Strain(s): 3756