UTEX B 319
Leptosira obovata

*Cryo Only cultures are strains that are not kept in active circulation and therefore require a 4-week minimum processing time period to thaw, grow out, and check viability before shipment.



Algae Detail

UTEX Number: 319
Class: Chlorophyceae
Strain: Leptosira obovata
Media: Modified Bold 3N Medium
Origin: Rosenau, Basel, Switzerland
Description of Location:
Type Culture: Yes
Collection:
Isolation: W. Vischer (1928)
Isolator Number: Basel 46
Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
Relatives: CCAP 445/1; SAG 445-1
Also Known As:
Notes: Vischer 1933

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: 319
    Class: Chlorophyceae
    Strain: Leptosira obovata
    Media: Modified Bold 3N Medium
    Origin: Rosenau, Basel, Switzerland
    Description of Location:
    Type Culture: Yes
    Collection:
    Isolation: W. Vischer (1928)
    Isolator Number: Basel 46
    Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
    Relatives: CCAP 445/1; SAG 445-1
    Also Known As:
    Notes: Vischer 1933

  • 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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