Strain Information: 34/7

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Chlamydomonadales


Haematococcus pluvialis Flotow (1844)

CCAP 34/7
Isolator: Droop (1953)
Origin: Freshwater; Ostpicken Island, Tvärminne, Finland
Culture: Medium EG:JM; Bacteria present; sub + cryo
Other: Orig. desig. SMBA 40; clone re-isolated from SMBA 37;
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References [10]   EMBL Links
González MA, Cifuentes AS & Gómez PI (2009) Growth and total carotenoid content in four Chilean strains of Haematococcus pluvialis Flowtow, under laboratory conditions. Gayana Botánica 66: 58-70.
DOI: none

Cifuentes AS, González MA, Vargas S, Hoeneisen M & González N (2003) Optimization of biomass, total carotenoids and astaxanthin production in Haematococcus pluvialis Flowtow strain Steptoe (Nevada, USA) under laboratory conditions. Biological Research 36: 343-357.
DOI: none

Domínguez A, Ferreira M, Coutinho P, Fábregas J & Otero A (2005) Delivery of astaxanthin from Haematococcus pluvialis to the aquaculture food chain. Aquaculture 250: 424-430.
DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2005.08.005

Orosa M, Franqueira D, Cid A & Abalde J (2005) Analysis and enhancement of astaxanthin accumulation in Haematococcus pluvialis. Bioresource Technology 96: 373-378.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2004.04.006

Noroozi M, Omar H, Napis S, Hejazi MA & Tan SG (2012) Comparative biodiversity and effect of different media on growth and astaxanthin content of nine geographical strains of Haematococcus pluvialis. African Journal of Biotechnology 11: 15049-15059.
DOI: 10.5897/AJB12.773

Gutierrez CL, Gimpel J, Escobar C, Marshall SH & Henriquez V (2012) Chloroplast genetic tool for the green microalgae Haematococcus pluvialis (Chlorophyceae, Volvocales). Journal of Phycology 48: 976-983.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8817.2012.01178.x

Zhang W, Wang J, Wang J & Liu T (2014) Attached cultivation of Haematococcus pluvialis for astaxanthin production. Bioresource Technology 158: 329-335.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2014.02.044

Cannell RJP, Kellam SJ, Owsianka AM & Walker JM (1987) Microalgae and cyanobacteria as a source of glycosidase inhibitors. Journal of General Microbiology 133: 1701-1705.
DOI: 10.1099/00221287-133-7-1701

Kim DY, Vijayan D, Praveenkumar R, Han JI, Lee K, Park JY, Chang WS, Lee JS & Oh YK (2016) Cell-wall disruption and lipid/astaxanthin extraction from microalgae: Chlorella and Haematococcus Bioresource Technology 199: 300-310.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2015.08.107

Allewaert CC, Vanormelingen P, Pröschold T, Gómez PI, González MA, Bilcke G, D'Hondt S & Vyverman W (2015) Species diversity in European Haematococcus pluvialis (Chlorophyceae, Volvocales). Phycologia 54: 583-598.
DOI: 10.2216/15-55.1

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016