1. Collection
Registered Number 114
Acronym UFPEDA
Full Name Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
Institution Departmento de Antibioticos
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mr. Berenilda Ramalho De Mello
Postal Address Av. Prof. Moraes Rego, S/N,Recife,Pernambuco,50739
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 81-271-3628
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Universidade Federal de Pernambuco. Conselho Nacional de Desenvolviment Cientifico - CNPq
5. Personnel
Director Berenilda Ramalho De Mello
Curator Berenilda Ramalho De Mello (Microbiology, Computer specialist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (7)
Cell (1)
Mycology (1)
Others (1)
Total (10)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Genetic engineering
Cell biology
Industrial microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
Developmental biology
Medical microbiology
Environmental protection
Molecular biology
Plant pathology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 379 0
Fungi 124 0
Yeasts 75 0
Cell lines: animal 3 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)
Cell lines: animal
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
Included in a regional catalogue Catalogo Nacional de Linhagens (Campinas-SP-Brazil)
Online Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution
Identification(Bacteria(Mainly actinomycetes))
Storage service(Under 5 means of preservation)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Genetic engineering
Use of computer in culture collections
Numerical taxonomy and/or probabilistic identification
Antimicrobial activity
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1985-10-09
Date of Reply 1992-10-15
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi