Strain Information: 1453/12

Division/Phylum: Cyanophyta    Class: Cyanophyceae    Order: Nostocales


Nostoc muscorum Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault (1886)

CCAP 1453/12
Isolator: Allison
Origin: Freshwater;
Culture: Medium JM; Bacteria present; cryo
Other: Orig. desig. HMS Z.56.1.1; SAG B1453-12a; UTEX 486; PCC 7906; nitrogen fixing;
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Rosch C, Mergel A & Bothe H (2002) Biodiversity of denitrifying and dinitrogen-fixing bacteria in an acid forest soil. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 68: 3818-3829.
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Tamagnini P, Axelsson R, Lindberg P, Oxelfelt F, Wunschiers R & Lindblad P (2002) Hydrogenases and hydrogen metabolism of cyanobacteria. Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews 66: 1-20.
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Axelsson R & Lindblad P (2002) Transcriptional regulation of Nostoc hydrogenases: effects of oxygen, hydrogen, and nickel. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 68: 444-447.
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Henson BJ, Hartman L, Watson LE & Barnum SR (2011) Evolution and variation of the nifD and hupL elements in the heterocystous cyanobacteria. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 61: 2938-2949.
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AF239753 (Other)
AF455565 (Other)

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Catalogue updated: 2 September 2016