Strain number NIES-1458  
Phylum Rhodophyta  
Class Florideophyceae  
Scientific name Batrachospermum virgato-decaisneanum Sirodot  
Synonym  
Former name  
Common name Red alga  
Locality (Date of collection) Fukui, Japan (2003-05-25)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < Higa, Atsushi  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Higa, Atsushi (2003-05-**)  
Identified by Kumano, Shigeru  
State of strain Cryopreservation; Unialgal; Clonal; Non-axenic  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  Bold 3N  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  15-21 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  2 M  
Gene information  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization  
Characteristics Benthic ; Epilithic ; CR+EN  
Other strain no. Other strain no. : BF2  
Remarks Cryopreserved 
Movie  
Reference
Iwamoto, K., Shiraiwa, Y. 2017 Accumulation of cesium by aquatic plants and algae. In Impact of Cesium on Plants and the Environment, Eds. by Gupta, D. & Walther, C., Springer International Publishing, pp. 171-185.
Keywords: Eustigmatophycean alga; Vacuoliviride crystalliferum; Fukushima 1st Nuclear Power Plant Accident; High cesium-accumulating microalgae; Phytoremediation; Radioactive cesium
Strain(s): 329145821312352 
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-41525-3_10

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

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