Strain Information: 34/8

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta    Class: Chlorophyceae    Order: Chlamydomonadales


Haematococcus pluvialis Flotow (1844)

CCAP 34/8
Isolator: Droop (1953)
Origin: Freshwater; Tvärminne, Finland
Culture: Medium 3N-BBM+V; Bacteria present; sub + cryo
Other: Orig. desig. SMBA 41; clone re-isolated from SMBA 37;


References [6]   EMBL Links
Fleck RA, Benson EE, Bremner DH & Day JG (2003) Studies of antioxidant protection in freeze-tolerant and freeze-sensitive microalgae: Applications in Cryopreservation protocol development. CryoLetters 24: 213-228.
DOI: none

García-Malea MC, Del Río E, Casas JL, Acién FG, Fernández JM, Rivas J, Guerrero MG & Molina E (2006) Comparative analysis of the outdoor culture of Haematococcus pluvialis in tubular and bubble column photobioreactors. Journal of Biotechnology 123: 329-342.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2005.11.010

García-Malea MC, Acién FG, Fernández JM, Cerón MC & Molina E (2006) Continuous production of green cells of Haematococcus pluvialis: Modeling of the irradiance effect. Enzyme and Microbial Technology 38: 981-989.
DOI: 10.1016/j.enzmictec.2005.08.031

García-Malea MC, Brindley C, Del Río E, Acién FG, Fernández JM & Molina E (2005) Modelling of growth and accumulation of carotenoids in Haematococcus pluvialis as a function of irradiance and nutrients supply. Biochemical Engineering Journal 26: 107-114.
DOI: 10.1016/j.bej.2005.04.007

García-Malea MC, Acién FG, Del Río E, Fernández JM, Cerón MC, Guerrero MG & Molina-Grima E (2009) Production of astaxanthin by Haematococcus pluvialis: taking the one-step system outdoors. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 102: 651-657.
DOI: 10.1002/bit.22076

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

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016