1. Collection
Registered Number 338
Acronym SGSC
Full Name Salmonella Genetic Stock Centre
Institution Department of Biology Sciences, University of Calgary
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Kenneth E. Sanderson
Postal Address 2500 University Drive NW,Calgary,Alberta,T2N 1N4
Country Canada
Telephone 1 (1) 403-220-6792
Telephone 2 (1) 403-220-3572
Fax 1 (1) 403-289-9311
E-mail 1 kesander@ucalgary.ca
Homepage http://www.ucalgary.ca/~kesander 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Calgary
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Kenneth E. Sanderson
Curator Assoc. Prof. Renee Brost (Bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Total (1)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Genetics
Genetic engineering
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Control of the culture Tests of phenotypes of genetic mutants
Deposit Mainly to our collection
ATCC(U.S.A)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
From the collections in our country
the collection abroadATCC(U.S.A)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 10000 2000
Plasmids 50 10
Viruses: bacteria 10 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
Plasmids
Viruses: bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
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9. Catalogue
Catalogue Online Catalogue http://www.ucalgary.ca/~kesander
10. Services
Services Distribution
Storage service
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2000-03-27
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi