1. Collection
Registered Number 1119
Acronym CDDC FJ GEF
Full Name IAS/CDDC Fiji GEF bacterial Collection
Institution The University of The South Pacific
Other Standard According CBD and ABS
Comment Accreditation in an internationally recorgnized organisation has not been sought for as the project is in its infancy approx-5 mnths since inception
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mr. Joape Ginigini
Postal Address 11 kavu place, Salato rd, Namadi,Suva,Central,679
Country Fiji
Telephone 1 (679) - 3232805
Telephone 2 (679) - 9075020
Fax 1 (679) - 3231534
E-mail 1 ginigini_j@usp.ac.fj
E-mail 2 jginigini@yahoo.com
Homepage http://ias.fste.usp.ac.fj/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Global Environment Facility (GEF)
5. Personnel
Director Prof. William Aalbersberg
E-Mail:william.aalbersberg@usp.ac.fj
Curator Mr. Joape Ginigini (Microbiologist/Molecular)
E-mail:ginigini_j@usp.ac.fj
Mr. Klaus Feussner (Molecular Biologist)
E-mail:feussner_k@usp.ac.fj
Dr. Katy Soapi (Organic chemistry)
E-mail:katy.soapi@usp.ac.fj
Number of Staff Bacteriology (4)
Molecular Biology (2)
Total (6)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Biochemistry
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
Evolutionary biology
Fermentation
General microbiology
Marine biology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Bacteria)
Subculturing(Fungi)
Control of the culture Microbank system for bacterial storage
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
From the collections 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 49 49
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
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Only after in country legislation is in place
exchange with Not at the moment
fee for US $75
None
9. Catalogue
Catalogue No intention to publish
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Non)
Storage service(Non)
Distribution(Actinomycetes)
Identification(Actinomycetes)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2015-10-29
Date of Reply 2015-10-29