UTEX B EE1
Gloeothece sp.

*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: EE1
Class: Cyanophyceae
Strain: Gloeothece sp.
Media: BG-11 Medium
Origin: Don Juan Pond,
Description of Location: pond water
Type Culture: No
Collection: E.I. Friedmann (1977)
Isolation: R.O. Friedmann
Isolator Number:
Deposition: E.I. Friedmann
Relatives: CCMEE 127 A778-55
Also Known As:
Notes: This strain is maintained in cryopreservation only.

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: EE1
    Class: Cyanophyceae
    Strain: Gloeothece sp.
    Media: BG-11 Medium
    Origin: Don Juan Pond,
    Description of Location: pond water
    Type Culture: No
    Collection: E.I. Friedmann (1977)
    Isolation: R.O. Friedmann
    Isolator Number:
    Deposition: E.I. Friedmann
    Relatives: CCMEE 127 A778-55
    Also Known As:
    Notes: This strain is maintained in cryopreservation only.

  • 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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