1. Collection
Registered Number 392
Acronym DVBID
Full Name Division Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases
Institution Centers for Disease Control
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mrs. Katherine L. Wolff
Postal Address P.O. Box 2087,Fort Collins,Colorado,80522
Country U.S.A.
Telephone 1 (1) 970-221-6400
Fax 1 (1) 970-221-6476
E-mail 1 Kwolff@cdc.gov
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Duane Gubler
Curator Mrs. Katherine L. Wolff (Microbiology)
Number of Staff Virology (1)
Total (1)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Medical microbiology
Veterinary
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(arboviruses)
Freeze-dry(arboviruses)
Control of the culture in vivo inoculations
cell cuture inoculations
serologic tests
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 Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections in our country
From the research institutions 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)
Cell lines: animal 8 0
Hybridomas: animal 76 0
Viruses: animal 656 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)
Cell lines: animal
Hybridomas: animal
Viruses: animal
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution(Arboviruses)
Identification(Arboviruses)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2001-04-07