Strain Information: 1380/1A

Division/Phylum: Rhodophyta    Class: Porphyridiophyceae    Order: Porphyridiales


Porphyridium purpureum (Bory de Saint-Vincent) Drew & Ross (1965)

CCAP 1380/1A
Isolator: Vischer (1947)
Origin: Brackish; wet shaded tuff, Basel, Switzerland
Culture: Medium ASW; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub; (use 12.5ml l-1 soil extract)
Other: Orig. desig. V No. 107.ON 1204; SAG 1380-1a; UTEX 161;
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References [10]   EMBL Links
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Javed Q & Merrett MJ (1986) Properties and immunochemical characterization of NADPH-specific glutamate dehydrogenase from Euglena gracilis. New Phytologist 104: 407-413.
DOI: none

Lang I, Hodac L, Friedl T & Feussner I (2011) Fatty acid profiles and their distribution patterns in microalgae: a comprehensive analysis of more than 2000 strains from the SAG culture collection BMC Plant Biology 11: 124.
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2229-11-124

Rennis DS & Ford TW (1992) A survey of antigenic differences between phycoerythrins of various red algal (Rhodophyta) species Phycologia 31: 192-204.
DOI: 10.2216/i0031-8884-31-2-192.1

Abomohra AE, Wagner M, El-Sheekh M & Hanelt D (2012) Lipid and total fatty acid productivity in photoautotrophic fresh water microalgae: Screening studies towards biodiesel production. Journal of Applied Phycology 25: 931-936.
DOI: 10.1007/s10811-012-9917-y

Maberly SC, Courcelle C, Groben R & Gontero B (2010) Phylogenetically-based variation in the regulation of the Calvin cycle enzymes, phophoribulokinase and glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase, in algae. Journal of Experimental Botany 61: 735-745.
DOI: 10.1093/jxb/erp337

Zaib M, Saeed A, Hussain I, Athar MM & Iqbal M (2014) Voltammetric detection of As(III) with Porphyridium cruentum based modified carbon paste electrode biosensor. Biosensors and Bioelectronics 62: 242-248.
DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2014.06.055

Rennis DS (1991) Differences in antigenic reactivity of six types of phycoerythrin to monoclonal anti-R-phycoerythrin. Phycologia 30: 329-338.
DOI: 10.2216/i0031-8884-30-4-329.1

Roussel M, Villay A, Delbac F, Michaud P, Laroche C, Roriz D, El Alaoui H & Diogon M (2015) Antimicrosporidian activity of sulphated polysaccharides from algae and their potential to control honeybee nosemosis. Carbohydrate Polymers -: -.
DOI: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2015.07.022

Slocombe SP, Zhang QY, Ross M, Anderson A, Thomas NJ, Lapresa A, Rad Menéndez C, Campbell CN, Black KD, Stanley MS & Day JG (2015) Unlocking nature's treasure-chest: Screening for oleaginous algae. Scientific Reports 5: 09844.
DOI: 10.1038/srep09844

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016