1. Collection
Registered Number 195
Acronym HUT
Full Name HUT Culture Collection
Institution Department of Molecular Biotechnology, Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter, Hiroshima University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mr. Hidenori Shinkawa
Postal Address 1-3-1 Kagamiyama,Higashi-Hiroshima,Hiroshima,739-8530
Country Japan
Telephone 1 (81) 824-24-7768
E-mail 1 hshinka@hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Homepage http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/hut/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Ministry of education
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Eiko Tsuchiya
Curator Prof. Eiko Tsuchiya (Molecular Biology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Mycology (1)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Genetic engineering
Cell biology
Genetics
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Control of the culture L-drying
electric freezer
subculturing
sandculturing
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from 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 157 0
Fungi 662 0
Yeasts 450 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
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to members of academic
Free to public research institutions
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
Published the first catalogue in 1987 year(s)
Planning to publish the second edition in 1998
No intention to publish
10. Services
Services Storage service
Distribution
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2002-07-31
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi