Strain number NIES-1031  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Chroogloeocystis siderophila I.I.Brown & Cooksey  
Former name  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection) La Duke Hot Spring, Montana, USA (2001-7-**)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Hot spring (Bottom mud)  
History < Brown, Igor I.  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Brown, Igor I. (2001-12-**)  
Identified by Brown, Igor; Mummey, Daniel  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  DH + Fe (agar)  
Temperature:  24 C
Light intensity:  14-17 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  6 M  
Gene information Whole-genome ( MRCC00000000 ) , 16S rRNA ( AY380791 )  
Cell size (min - max) 3 - 7 μm  
Characteristics Biofilm process ; Thermophilic ; Gram negative, Iron tolerance (Brown et al. 2005) ; Genome decoded strain (Zhu et al. 2017)  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : 5.2 s.c.1  
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Urrejola, C., Alcorta, J., Salas, L., Vásquez, M., Polz, M. F., Vicuña, R., Díez, B. 2019 Genomic features for desiccation yolerance and sugar biosynthesis in the extremophile Gloeocapsopsis sp. UTEX B3054. Front. Microbiol., 10, 950 (article ID).
Keywords: Atacama Desert; compatible solutes; cyanobacteria; desiccation tolerance; DNA extraction; exopolysaccharide; glycosyltransferase; trehalose
Strain(s): 1031 
PubMed: 31134010
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00950

Keshari, N., Gugger, M., Zhu, T., Lu, X. 2019 Compatible solutes profiling and carbohydrate feedstock from diversified cyanobacteria. Algal Res., 43, 101637 (article ID).
Keywords: Cyanobacteria; Compatible solutes; Glucosylglycerol (GG); Sucrose; Trehalose; Glycogen
Strain(s): 315921031 
DOI: 10.1016/j.algal.2019.101637

Zhu, T., Hou, S., Lu, X., Hess, W. R. 2017 Draft genome sequences of nine cyanobacterial strains from diverse habitats. GenomeA, 5, e01676-16 (article ID).
Strain(s): 302085925931031210121192130 
PubMed: 28254973
DOI: 10.1128/genomeA.01676-16

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): 24367115516020323324632933339140541744048750352953153854855358759767872780584385993199510031012101510171031104410451259132613311377138213881411143514391440144114421458172818261831183318401846186218651956213121442146214721502175217621852268232523412352237724122437285428552856285828592860 
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 

Brown, I. I., Mummey, D., Cooksey. K. E. 2005 A novel cyanobacterium exhibiting an elevated tolerance for iron. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol., 52, 307-314.
Keywords: Novel cyanobacterium; Iron tolerance; Iron depositing hot spring; Great Yellowstone area
Strain(s): 1031 
DOI: 10.1016/j.femsec.2004.11.020

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