Culture Collections Information Worldwide is a database management system for culture collections in the world. It includes CCINFO and STRAIN. CCINFO is a world directory of all registered culture collections. The database STRAIN includes list of holdings from registered culture collections.
World Directory Of Culture Collections(Sixth Version, 2014)
  • Culture Collections: 746
  • Countries and Regions: 76
  • Microorganisms: 2,693,000
    • Bacteria: 1,147,434
    • Fungi: 809,867
    • Virus: 37,926
    • Cell Line: 32,128
mf(microbial factory) was added to the CCINFO database.
MSCMU(Microbiology Section, Chiang Mai University (MSCMU)) updated their information in the CCINFO database.
CMBB(Mushroom Biodiversity Western Regional Center) was added to the CCINFO database.