UTEX B 3016
Chlorella sorokiniana

*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:  3016

Class:  Chlorophyceae

Strain:  Chlorella sorokiniana

Media:  BG-11 Medium

Origin:  Brooklyn, NY

Description of Location:  Brooklyn College, culture contaminant

Type Culture:  No

Collection: Collected by Polle Lab

Isolation:  Juergen Polle (2013)

Isolator Number: NY20120101_01_BG11_01

Deposition:  Juergen Polle (2013)

Relatives: 

Also Known As: DOE1412; NAABB2412

Notes: Freshwater strain; Preliminary identification (microscopy): Chlorella-like; Bypassed NR lipid screen; grows outdoors

What are NAABB strains?

The National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bio-products (NAABB), a consortium of universities, research institutions, and companies funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, has made 30 of their best performing strains available to the public through UTEX. These strains are well characterized for lipid production and growth kinetics.

This strain is one of the few available from the NAABB that do not require a Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) before purchasing. Please note that this strain is kept in cryopreservation and would require a minimum of 4 weeks before delivery.

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:  3016

    Class:  Chlorophyceae

    Strain:  Chlorella sorokiniana

    Media:  BG-11 Medium

    Origin:  Brooklyn, NY

    Description of Location:  Brooklyn College, culture contaminant

    Type Culture:  No

    Collection: Collected by Polle Lab

    Isolation:  Juergen Polle (2013)

    Isolator Number: NY20120101_01_BG11_01

    Deposition:  Juergen Polle (2013)

    Relatives: 

    Also Known As: DOE1412; NAABB2412

    Notes: Freshwater strain; Preliminary identification (microscopy): Chlorella-like; Bypassed NR lipid screen; grows outdoors

  • NAABB Strains

    The National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bio-products (NAABB), a consortium of universities, research institutions, and companies funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, has made 30 of their best performing strains available to the public through UTEX. These strains are well characterized for lipid production and growth kinetics.

    This strain is one of the few available from the NAABB that do not require a Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) before purchasing. Please note that this strain is kept in cryopreservation and would require a minimum of 4 weeks before delivery.

    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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