UTEX 1177
Stichococcus chodati

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Algae Detail

UTEX Number: 1177
Class: Chlorophyceae
Strain: Stichococcus chodati
Media: Bristol Medium
Origin: Hayes Co., Texas, USA
Description of Location: blackland prairie soil
Type Culture: No
Collection:
Isolation: L. Johnston
Isolator Number:
Deposition: K. Mattox (Spring 1962)
Relatives:
Also Known As:
Notes: (Mattox & Bold 1962)

Cryopreservation Conditions

Temperature: -190 °C
Light source: Not Applicable
Intensity: Not Applicable
Periodicity: Not Applicable

Cryopreservation stabilizes genomic integrity, preserves culture quality, minimizes maintenance costs and reduces the risk of catastrophic loss. A broad variety of techniques employed at the CCAP, at UTEX, and elsewhere, can be found in Day, J.G. and Brand, J.J. Cryopreservation Methods for Maintaining Microalgal Cultures, in Algal Culturing Techniques, ed. R. A. Andersen, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2006. A relatively simple method that uses a minimum of specialized equipment, yet allows a large variety of microalgae to be cryopreserved with high viability, can be found on the Cryopreservation of Microalgae page.

  • Algae Detail

    UTEX Number: 1177
    Class: Chlorophyceae
    Strain: Stichococcus chodati
    Media: Bristol Medium
    Origin: Hayes Co., Texas, USA
    Description of Location: blackland prairie soil
    Type Culture: No
    Collection:
    Isolation: L. Johnston
    Isolator Number:
    Deposition: K. Mattox (Spring 1962)
    Relatives:
    Also Known As:
    Notes: (Mattox & Bold 1962)

  • Cryopreservation Conditions

    Temperature: -190 °C
    Light source: Not Applicable
    Intensity: Not Applicable
    Periodicity: Not Applicable

    Cryopreservation stabilizes genomic integrity, preserves culture quality, minimizes maintenance costs and reduces the risk of catastrophic loss. A broad variety of techniques employed at the CCAP, at UTEX, and elsewhere, can be found in Day, J.G. and Brand, J.J. Cryopreservation Methods for Maintaining Microalgal Cultures, in Algal Culturing Techniques, ed. R. A. Andersen, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2006. A relatively simple method that uses a minimum of specialized equipment, yet allows a large variety of microalgae to be cryopreserved with high viability, can be found on the Cryopreservation of Microalgae page.


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