1. Collection
Registered Number 510
Acronym DBS
Full Name Department of Biological Culture Collection
Institution National University of Singapore
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Miss. Teck Koon Tan
Postal Address Kent Ridge Road,,,119260
Country Singapore
Telephone 1 (65) 8742555
Telephone 2 (65) 8744537
Fax 1 (65) 7795671
E-mail 1 dbstantk@nus.edu.sg
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Department of Biological Sciences
National University of Singapore
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Teck Koon Tan
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Biochemistry
Ecology
General microbiology
Plant pathology
7. Preservation
Control of the culture periodic checking
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists 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 100 100
Fungi 1000 1000
Yeasts 10 10
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
9. Catalogue
Catalogue No intention to publish
10. Services
Training Teaching
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-28
Date of Reply 2000-04-06
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi