1. Collection
Registered Number 493
Acronym DBMU
Full Name Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Chuenchit Boonchird
Postal Address Rama VI Rd.,Bangkok,Thailand,10400
Country Thailand
Telephone 1 (66) 2-246-1358-74 Ext. 2709
Telephone 2 (66) 2-245-5650
Fax 1 (66) 2-246-3026
Fax 2 (66) 2-247-7050
E-mail 1 sccbc@mucc.mahidol.ac.th
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Government
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Chuenchit Boonchird
Curator Prof. Timothy William Flegel (Mycology)
Miss. Watanalai Panbangred (Genetic engineering)
Prof. Saovanee Dhamsthiti (Bacteriology and Genetic Engineering)
Assoc. Prof. Chuanpit De-Eknamkul (Yeast and Fungal Genetic)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Genetic engineering
Industrial microbiology
Food science
General microbiology
Fermention
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Bacteria, Yeasts)
Freeze-dry(Bacteria, Yeasts)
Subculturing(Fungi, Silica gel: Fungi)
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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 150 80
Fungi 100 80
Yeasts 60 50
Plasmids 100 50
Vectors 50 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
Fungi
Yeasts
Plasmids
Vectors
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 1994-11-25
12. Strains
Bacteria