1. Collection
Registered Number 289
Acronym EATRO
Full Name Uganda Trypanosomiasis Research Organization
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. W. K. Isharaza
Postal Address P.O. Box 96,Tororo,,
Country Uganda
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Government of Uganda and world health organization
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. W. K. Isharaza
Curator Assoc. Prof. W. K. Isharaza (Biochemistry/Immunology)
Mrs. M. Alcol (Biochemistry)
Number of Staff Protozoology (5)
Others (5)
Total (10)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Biochemistry
Immunology
Ecology
Environmental protection
Molecular biology
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)
Protozoa 550 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)
Protozoa
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
10. Services
Services Identification(Cell lines(Salivarian trypanosoma))
Storage service(In liquid nitrogen and dry ice)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Karyotyping
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 1987-10-12