1. Collection
Registered Number 1139
Acronym BUSCOB
Full Name Bologna University Scardovi Colection of Bifidobacteria
Institution University of Bologna
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Paola Mattarelli
Postal Address Viale Fanin 44,Bologna,Bologna,40127
Country Italy
Telephone 1 (39) - 0512096267
Telephone 2 (39) - 3774092688
E-mail 1 paola.mattarelli@unibo.it
Homepage http://www.scienzeagrarie.unibo.it/en/services-and-structures/scardovi-collection-of-bifidobacteria- 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Ecology
Evolutionary biology
Fermentation
Food science
General microbiology
Industrial microbiology
Medical microbiology
Physiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Freezer(Bacteria)
Control of the culture 16S rRNA gene analysis
housekeeping gene analysis
DNA_DNA hybridization
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
the collection abroadDSM(Germany)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 1600 1500 20 55
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 1600 1500 4 56
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2017-02-13
Date of Reply 2017-02-13