1. Collection
Registered Number 11
Acronym KEMH
Full Name KEMH/PMH Culture collection
Institution King Edward Memorial Hospital/PMH for children
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Chris J.L. Richardson
Postal Address Thomas street,Subiaco,West Australia,6008
Country Australia
Telephone 1 (61) 8-93408273
Fax 1 (61) 8-93804474
E-mail 1 chris.richardson@health.wa.gov.au
3. Status of the collection
Status Semi-governmental
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Chris.J.L. Richardson
Curator Dr. J.L. Richardson (Bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (8)
Virology (3)
Ptotozoology (1)
Assistants (3)
Total (15)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Medical microbiology
7. Preservation
Deposit Mainly to collections in our 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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 2000 0
Yeasts 200 0
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
Yeasts
9. Catalogue
Catalogue No intention to publish
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1983-01-12
Date of Reply 2000-03-17
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi