1. Collection
Registered Number 145
Acronym IFAM
Full Name Institut fur Allgemeine Mikrobiologie
Institution University of Kiel
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Peter Hirsch
Postal Address Am Botauischen Garten 1-9,Kiel,Germany,D-24118
Country Germany
Telephone 1 (49) 880-4340
Telephone 2 (49) 880-4331
Fax 1 (49) 880-2194
E-mail 1 phirsch@ifam.uni-kiel.de
3. Status of the collection
Status Private
University
5. Personnel
Director Prof. M. Thomm
Curator Prof. Peter Hirsch (Antarctic bacteria)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
Marine biology
Ecology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(NA)
Freeze-dry(NA)
Subculturing(NA)
Control of the culture plating-microscopic and morphology
Deposit Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections 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)
Bacteria 1400 0
Fungi 50 0
Yeasts 35 0
Protozoa 1 0
Viruses: bacteria 50 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)
Bacteria
Fungi
Yeasts
Protozoa
Viruses: bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free
Exchange
Fee
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2001-03-26
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi