1. Collection
Registered Number 1060
Acronym NAIMCC
Full Name National Agriculturally Important Microbial Culture Collection
Institution ICAR-National Bureau of Agriculturally Important Microorganisms
Institution Photo
ISO Standard ISO 9001:2008
2. Correspondent
Correspondent
Dr. Anil Kumar Saxena
Postal Address Director, ICAR-National Bureau of Agriculturally Important Microorganisms, Kushmaur,Mau,Uttar Pradesh,275101
Country India
Telephone 1 (91) - 547 2530158
Telephone 2 (91) - 547 2530080
Fax 1 (91) - 547 2530358
Fax 2 (91) - 547 2530381
E-mail 1 director.nbaim@icar.gov.in
E-mail 2 nbaimicar@gmail.com
Homepage http://nbaim.org.in/pages/services-culture-collectionnaimccculture-collectionnai 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Department of Agriculture Research and Education (DARE); Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer's Welfare, Government of India
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Anil Kumar Saxena
E-Mail:director.nbaim@icar.gov.in
Curator Dr. Sushil Kumar Sharma (In-charge, NAIMCC & Bacteria)
E-mail:sks_micro@rediffmail.com
Dr. Alok Kumar Srivastava (Fungi)
E-mail:aloksrivastva@gmail.com
Dr. Pawan Kumar Sharma (Fungi)
E-mail:pawan112000@gmail.com
Dr. Dhananjay Pratap Singh (Cyanobacteria)
E-mail:dpsfarm@rediffmail.com
Dr. Mrs Renu (Bacteria)
E-mail:renuiari@rediffmail.com
Dr. Harsh Vardhan Singh (Fungi)
E-mail:drharsh2006@rediffmail.com
Dr. Sanjay Goswami (Fungi)
E-mail:sanjaygoswami65@gmail.com
Dr. Udai Bhan Singh (Fungi)
E-mail:udaibhu1@gmail.com
Mr. Hillol Chakdar (Bacteria)
E-mail:hillol.chakdar@gmail.com
Dr. K. Pandiyan (Bacteria & Actinomycetes)
E-mail:pandiannkl@gmail.com
Dr. N. Karthikeyan (Bacteria)
E-mail:microkarthi.iari@gmail.com
Dr. Kumar M  (Bacteria)
E-mail:kumarmic84@gmail.com
Dr. Arjun Singh (Bacteria)
E-mail:arjun.iari@gmail.com
Dr. Pramod Kumar Sahu (Bacteria)
E-mail:pramod15589@gmail.com
Dr. Samadhan Yuvraj Bagul (Cyanobacteria)
E-mail:samadhanbagul@gmail.com
Mr. Abhijeet Shankar Kashyap (Fungi)
E-mail:abhijeet4497@gmail.com
Ms. Nazia Manzar (Fungi)
E-mail:naziamanzar786@gmail.com
Number of Staff Bacteriology (10)
Mycology (7)
Assistants (4)
Computer specialist (1)
Supporting Staff (2)
Total (24)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Molecular biology
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
Agricultural microbiology
Environmental microbiology
Biotechnology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria & Fungi)
Liquid N2(Bacteria & Fungi)
Subculturing(Bacteria & Fungi)
Glycerol stock(Bacteria & Fungi)
Mineral oil stock(Fungi)
Live culturing(Cyanobacteria)
Control of the culture Viability
Purity
Growth
Biochemical characterization
Molecular characaterization
Deposit to your collection
to other collections in your country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections in our country
From the research institutions in our country
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
the collection abroadCABI(UK)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 2423 2423 11 11
Fungi 3828 3828
Yeasts 0 0
Cyanobacteria 246 246
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
Bacteria 2319 2319 9 9 270 270
Fungi 3804 3804 407 407
Yeasts
Cyanobacteria 228 228 4 4
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Scientists of NBAIM, Mau
exchange with Other microbial culture collections viz. VTCC, DMR, MTCC, NCMR, ITCC, ISBD and others
fee for researchers of public sectors: 800 INR
fee for researchers of private sectors: 6000 INR
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 2009 year(s)
Plan to publish the New edition edition in 2019
Catalogue Computerized http://www.mgrportal.org.in
10. Services
Services Storage service(Microbial cultures)
Distribution
Identification
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Systematics
Identification
Biological control
Microbial diversity analysis
Metagenomics
Bioinformatics
Intellectual property rights
Consulation about Preservation
Nagoya Protocol (Access benefit sharing regulation)
Biosafety & biosecurity
Identification
Isolation and charcaterization
Other Service Designated national repository for deposit of agriculturally important microbial genetic resources
Deposit of culture under 'General deposit' (open) and 'Safe deposit'
Microbial germplasm registration
Surface characterization of microbes using SEM and other microscopic tools
Services for preservation of cultures by lyophilization (Freeze drying)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2014-03-17
Date of Reply 2019-01-02