1. Collection
Registered Number 1180
Acronym SCUF
Full Name Suez Canal University Fungarium
Institution Arab Society for fungal Conservation, Suez Canal University
ISO Standard ISO 14012:2014;ISO 19011:2014
Other Standard The Fungarium follows all the international standards concerning microbial culture collection.
Comment The SCUF collection is a trusted resource center housing a diverse assortment of filamentous fungi and yeasts, representing over 900 species including 270 genera.
2. Correspondent
Correspondent
Assoc.Prof. Ahmed Mohamed Abdel-Azeem
Postal Address Botany Department, faculty of Science, Suez Canal University,Ismailia,Ismailia,41522
Country Egypt
Telephone 1 (20) - 01006344462
E-mail 1 zemo3000@yahoo.com
E-mail 2 ahmed_abdelazeem@science.suez.edu.eg
Homepage http://fungiofegypt.com/ASFC.html 
3. Status of the collection
Status Private
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund (MBZ)
Arab Society for Fungal Conservation (ASFC)
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Ahmed Mohamed Abdel-Azeem
E-Mail:zemo3000@yahoo.com
Curator Mr. Mohamed Abdel-Azeem (Pharmaceutical and Industrial Enzymes)
Assoc. Prof. Nivien Allam Nafady (Mycorrhizae and Fungi)
Dr. Amr El-Kelish (Bioinformatics)
Assoc. Prof. Abdelghafar Abu-Elsaoud (Enzymology)
Dr. Mohamed Al-Attala (Plant Pathologist)
Number of Staff Mycology (4)
Bacteriology (2)
Assistants (2)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (9)
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 20 0
Fungi 900 700
Yeasts 100 100
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
Fungi
Yeasts
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2018-07-09
Date of Reply 2018-07-09