1. Collection
Registered Number 1168
Acronym ECRC
Full Name Penn State E. coli Reference Center
Institution The Pennsylvania State University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Edward Dudley
Postal Address 202 Rodney A. Erickson Food Science Building,University Park,PA,16802
Country U.S.A.
Telephone 1 (1) - 814-867-0439
E-mail 1 ECRC@psu.edu
Homepage http://foodscience.psu.edu/research/centers/ecoli 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Edward Dudley
E-Mail:ECRC@psu.edu
Curator Ms. Beth Roberts (Microbiologist)
E-mail:elr2@psu.edu
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 75000 50000
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
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Other Service E. coli serotyping
Virulence gene testing
Limited genome sequencing
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2018-01-15
Date of Reply 2018-01-15