UTEX LB 558
Micrasterias denticulata

*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: 558
Class: Chlorophyceae
Strain: Micrasterias denticulata
Media: Waris + Soil Extract Medium
Origin:
Description of Location:
Type Culture: No
Collection:
Isolation:
Isolator Number:
Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
Relatives: SAG B 649-1b; CCAP 649/1b [dec.]
Also Known As:
Notes: 1952 to CCAP from P. Kallio via H. Waris; (Kallio 1951, Cook 1963b)

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: 558
    Class: Chlorophyceae
    Strain: Micrasterias denticulata
    Media: Waris + Soil Extract Medium
    Origin:
    Description of Location:
    Type Culture: No
    Collection:
    Isolation:
    Isolator Number:
    Deposition: CCAP (1952-5)
    Relatives: SAG B 649-1b; CCAP 649/1b [dec.]
    Also Known As:
    Notes: 1952 to CCAP from P. Kallio via H. Waris; (Kallio 1951, Cook 1963b)

  • 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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