1. Collection
Registered Number 1138
Acronym UKMCC
Full Name Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Centre for Microbial Culture Collection
Institution Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Aidil Abdul Hamid
Postal Address UKMCC Laboratory, Biology Building, Faculty of Science and Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia,Bangi,Selangor Darul Ehsan,43600
Country Malaysia
Telephone 1 (60) - 389213052
Telephone 2 (60) - 389215951
Fax 1 (60) - 389252698
E-mail 1 aidilah@ukm.edu.my
E-mail 2 hidayu@ukm.edu.my
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 43600 Bangi Selangor Malaysia
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Aidil Abdul Hamid
E-Mail:aidilah@ukm.edu.my
Curator Prof. Aidil Abdul Hamid (Mycology)
Assoc. Prof. Farah Diba Abu Bakar (Fungal Genetics)
Assoc. Prof. Abdul Munir Abdul Murad (Molecular Microbiology)
Assoc. Prof. Nazlina Ibrahim (Virology and bacteriology)
Dr. Wan Syaidatul Aqma Wan Mohd. Noor (Bacteriology)
Mrs. Nor Hidayu Abu Bakar (Microbiology)
Number of Staff Assistants (1)
Bacteriology (3)
Mycology (2)
Virology (1)
Total (7)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Fermentation
General microbiology
Industrial microbiology
soil microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria )
Freeze-dry(fungi)
Freezer(bacteria)
Freezer(fungi)
Subculturing(bacteria and fungi)
Control of the culture Scheduled quality check of viability and purity
Biochemical tests
Microscopy
DNA analysis
Deposit 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)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 95 64 0 0
Fungi 77 73 0 0
Yeasts 7 1 0 0
Microalgae 1 1 1 1
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 95 64 0 0 40 40
Fungi 77 73 0 0 15 15
Yeasts 7 1 0 0 1 1
Microalgae 1 1 1 1 0 0
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria, fungi and yeasts)
Distribution
Identification
Training Culture and preservation methods
Identification
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2017-02-06
Date of Reply 2017-02-06