1. Collection
Registered Number 1169
Acronym CMBB
Full Name Mushroom Biodiversity-Western Regional Center
Institution The Energy and Resources Institute
2. Correspondent
Correspondent
Dr. Senthilarasu Gunasekaran
Postal Address 318, Raheja Arcade,CBD Belapur,Maharashtra,400614
Country India
Telephone 1 (91) - 022-27580021
Telephone 2 91-8369528594
E-mail 1 senthilarasug28@gmail.com
3. Status of the collection
Status Non-profit organization
5. Personnel
Director Dr.
Curator Dr. Senthilarasu Gunasekaran (Fungal Taxonomy, Molecular Biology)
E-mail:senthilarasug28@gmail.com
Number of Staff Mycology (1)
Assistants (1)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Industrial microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Mushrooms)
Subculturing(Mushrooms)
Immersion in oil(Mushrooms)
Immersion in distilled water(Mushrooms)
preservation in organic substrate(Mushrooms)
Deposit to other collections in your country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
From the collections in our country
From the research institutions 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)
Fungi 65 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)
Fungi 65 0
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Academic culture collection within network
free to Academic Institutes
free to Research Organizations
exchange with Recognized culture collections
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2018-01-22
Date of Reply 2018-12-03