1. Collection
Registered Number 345
Acronym LIPP
Full Name Leptospirotheque
Institution Institut Pasteur
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Guy Baranton
Postal Address 28 rue du Docteur Roux,Paris,,75724 Cedex 15
Country France
Telephone 1 (33) 1-45688337
Fax 1 (33) 1-60413001
E-mail 1 gbaran@pasteur.fr
E-mail 2 dpostic@pasteur.fr
3. Status of the collection
Status Private
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Guy Baranton
Curator Daniele Postic (Bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Genetics
Applied microbiology
Industrial microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
Veterinary
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Bacteria (Leptospira and Borrelia))
Freezer(Bacteria (Leptospira and Borrelia))
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 1020 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
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to scientific colleagues
Fee for commercial companies: US$ 100.00
9. Catalogue
Catalogue No intention to publish
Online Catalogue http://www.pasteur.fr/recherche/Leptospira/Leptospira.html
10. Services
Services Distribution(Leptospires and Borrelia)
Identification(Bacteria(Leptospires and Borrelia))
Storage service(Leptospires and Borrelia)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2001-03-06
12. Strains
Bacteria