1. Collection
Registered Number 17
Acronym BDUZ
Full Name Biological Sciences
Institution University of Zimbabwe
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Sara Feresu
Postal Address Mount Pleasant,Harare,,MP167
Country Zimbabwe
Telephone 1 (263) 303211
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. S. B. Feresu
Curator Assoc. Prof. S. B. Feresu (Bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Mycology (2)
Assistants (2)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (6)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Industrial microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Fermentation
Freeze drying
Medical microbiology
Food science
Forest microbiology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
Veterinary
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 130 0
Fungi 30 0
Viruses: bacteria 5 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
Viruses: bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
\N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
No intention to publish
If no funds are available
10. Services
Services Identification(Bacteria Fungi)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Numerical taxonomy and/or probabilistic identification
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1985-09-10
Date of Reply 1988-06-01
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi