Strain Information: 1450/13

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Chroococcales


Microcystis sp.

CCAP 1450/13
Isolator: Thomas (1984)
Origin: Freshwater; from culture of Gloeotrichia echinulata CCAP 1432/1,
Culture: Medium BG11; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. BC 84/1;
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References [7]   EMBL Links
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Griffiths AE, Walsby AE & Hayes PK (1992) The homologies of gas vesicle proteins Journal of General Microbiology 138: 1243-1250.
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Villacorte LO, Ekowati Y, Calix-Ponce HN, Schippers JC, Amy GL & Kennedy MD (2014) Improved method for measuring transparent exopolymer particles (TEP) and their precursors in fresh and saline water. Water Research -: -.
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Villacorte LO, Ekowati Y, Neu TR, Kleijn JM, Winters H, Amy G, Schippers JC & Kennedy MD (2015) Characterisation of algal organic matter produced by bloom-forming marine and freshwater algae. Water Research 73: 216-230.
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Villacorte LO, Ekowati Y, Winters H, Amy G, Schippers JC & Kennedy MD (2015) MF/UF rejection and fouling potential of algal organic matter from bloom-forming marine and freshwater algae. Desalination 367: 1-10.
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Buchholz BEE, Hayes PK & Walsby AE (1993) The distribution of the outer gas vesicle protein, GvpC, on the Anabaena gas vesicle, and its ratio to GvpA. Journal of General Microbiology 139: 2353-2363.
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Thomas RH & Walsby AE (1985) Buoyancy regulation in a strain of Microcystis Journal of General Microbiology 131: 799-809.
DOI: 10.1099/00221287-131-4-799

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016