Strain number NIES-36  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Oscillatoria limnetica Lemmermann  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) Nakano-ku, Tokyo, Japan  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Terrestrial  
History < IAM (1983);  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Murano, Fumio  
Identified by Fukushima, Hiroshi; Watanabe, Makoto M. (Reidentify)  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  MDM (agar)  
Temperature:  20 (25) C
Light intensity:  4-10 (14-16) µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  4 M (14 D)  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( LC455670 ) , 23S rRNA ( LC455671 )  
Cell size (min - max) 3 - 7 μm  
Organization Filamentous 
Characteristics  
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM M-92
 
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Movie  
Reference
Kaya, K., Sano, T. 2016 Chapter 18. Cyanobacterial retinoids. In Handbook of cyanobacterial monitoring and cyanotoxin analysis, Eds. byMeriluoto, J., Spoof, L., Codd, G. A., John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. pp. 173-178.
Strain(s): 364445462045126101222 
DOI: 10.1002/9781119068761.ch18

Fukuda, S., Iwamoto, K., Atsumi, M., Yokoyama, A., Nakayama, T., Ishida, K-I., Inouye, I., Shiraiwa, Y. 2014 Global searches for microalgae and aquatic plants that can eliminate radioactive cesium, iodine and strontium from the radio-polluted aquatic environment: a bioremediation strategy. J. Plant Res., 127, 79-89.
Keywords: Algal phytoremediation; Bioaccumulation; Radiopollution; Radionuclide elimination; Radioactive cesium; The Fukushima 1 Nuclear Power Plant accident
Strain(s): 243671155160203233246329333391405417440487503529531538548553587597678727805843859931995100310121015101710311044104512591326133113771382138814111435143914401441144214581728182618311833184018461862186519562131214421462147215021752176218522682325234123522377241124122437285428552856285828592860 
PubMed: 24346654
DOI: 10.1007/s10265-013-0596-9

Hamana, K., Kobayashi, M., Yokota, A., Sekiguchi, H., Niitsu, M. 2008 Cellular polyamine profiles in cyanobacteria. Microbiol. Cult. Coll., 24, 3-8.
Keywords: cyanobacteria; homospermidine; polyamine; spermine; thermospermine
Strain(s): 263336462062082302672683053614164334344815075975989319321031211521332135 

Nakamura, Y., Takahashi, J-I., Sakurai, A., Inaba, Y., Suzuki, E., Nihei, S., Fujiwara, S., Tsuzuki, M., Miyashita, H., Ikemoto, H., Kawachi, M., Sekiguchi, H., Kurano, N. 2005 Some Cyanobacteria synthesize semi-amylopectin type α-polyglucans instead of glycogen. Plant Cell Physiol., 46, 539-545.
Keywords: Amylopectin; Cyanobacteria; Glycogen; α-Polyglucan; Starch
Strain(s): 36592 
PubMed: 15695453
DOI: 10.1093/pcp/pci045

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 

Oikawa, E., Ohnuma, T., Shimizu, A., Ishibashi, Y. 1994 Phylogenetic studies on musty odor producing cyanobacteria using the 16S ribosomal RNA [16S ribosômu RNA enki-hairetsu no hikaku ni yoru kabi-shû sansei ransô-rui no bunrui]. J. Jpn. Water Works Assoc. [Suidô-Kyôkai Zasshi], 63(12), 56-63 (in Japanese).
Keywords: musty odor; gene; cyanobacteria
Strain(s): 3676512 

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 
DOI: 10.1016/0385-6380(86)90081-6

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, pp. 355-373 (in Japanese).
Strain(s): 19212223242728303132333436373839404144454647484950122123127131144152173175179180181182183185198200203206217226227241266267268271295309310334338379436448450455527 

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