Strain number NIES-2094  
Phylum Cyanophyta  
Class Cyanophyceae  
Scientific name Desmonostoc sp.  
Former name Nostoc sp.[2016 Oct] < Anabaena viabilis[2016 Oct]  
Common name Blue-green alga ; Cyanobacteria  
Locality (Date of collection)  
Latitude / Longitude  
Habitat (Isolation source) Freshwater  
History < IAM (2007) < Ishikawa, Masako  
Isolator (Date of isolation) Ishikawa, Masako  
Identified by Re-identified by NIES  
State of strain Subculture; Unialgal; Clonal; Axenic[2018 Jan]  
Culture condition
(Preculture condition)
Medium:  MDM (agar)  
Temperature:  20 C
Light intensity:  9-12 µmol photons/m2/sec, L/D cycle:  10L:14D
Duration:  4 M  
Gene information 16S rRNA ( LC190509 )  
Cell size (min - max)  
Organization Filamentous 
Other strain no. Other collection strain no. : IAM M-58
Other strain no. : Ishikawa 99.J403w.  
Remarks Axenic; Very slow growth 
Almeida, A. V. M., Vaz, M. G. M. V., de Castro, N. V., Genuário, D. B., Oder, J. C., de Souza, P. A. M., Martins, S. B., Machado, M., Nunes-Nesi, A., Araújo, W. L. 2023 How diverse a genus can be: An integrated multi-layered analysis into Desmonostoc (Nostocaceae, Cyanobacteriota). Syst. Appl. Microbiol., 46, 126422 (article ID).
Keywords: Diversity; Growth; Metabolism; Nif genes; Physiology; Phylogeny
Strain(s): 252820942107 
PubMed: 37119668
DOI: 10.1016/j.syapm.2023.126422

Suzuki, T., Ezure, T., Ishida, M. 1998 In-vitro antitumour evaluation of extracts from cyanobacteria Anabaena. J. Pharm. Pharmacol., 50, 136 (Supplement).
Strain(s): 1920932094 
DOI: 10.1111/j.2042-7158.1998.tb02336.x

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