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: 792
  • Countries and Regions: 78
  • Microorganisms: 3,233,108
    • Bacteria: 1,408,525
    • Fungi: 859,234
    • Virus: 39,402
    • Cell Line: 33,020
USJCC(University of Sri Jayewardenepura Culture Collection) was added to the CCINFO database.
Fiocruz/CLIOC(Coleção de Leishmania) updated their information in the CCINFO database.
CICC(China Center of Industrial Culture Collection) updated their information in the CCINFO database.