1. Collection
Registered Number 443
Acronym SEMIA
Full Name Rhizobium Culture Collection
Institution Fundacao Estadual de Pesquisa Agropecuaria (FEPAGRO)
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Anelise Beneduzi da Silveira
Postal Address Rua Goncalves Dias, 570,Porto Alegre,Rio Grande do sul,90130-060
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 51-3233-0049
Telephone 2 (55) 51-3288-8031
Fax 1 (55) 51-3288-8018
E-mail 1 microbiologia@fepagro.rs.gov.br
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Luciano Kayser Vargas
Curator Dr. Anelise Beneduzi da Silveira (Microbiology)
Gilmario Marques Silva (Microbiology/Computer specialist)
Mrs. Fernanda Bertolo (Biological sciences)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (4)
Total (4)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Subculturing(Bacteria)
Control of the culture Control of morphological and physiological features
Gram method
Sorological identification
Agronomic efficiency tests
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 908 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 Academic Research
fee for Industry
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish your own catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution
Identification
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Use of computer in culture collections
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2012-02-03
12. Strains
Bacteria