1. Collection
Registered Number 536
Acronym CIAT
Full Name CIAT Rhizobium Collection
Institution Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Rosemary Bradley
Postal Address AA 6713,Cali,,
Country Colombia
Telephone 1 (57) 675050
Homepage http://www.ciat.cgiar.org/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor CGIAR
5. Personnel
Director Rosemary Bradley
Curator Rosemary Bradley (Tropical forage Legune Rhizobia)
Judy Kipe Nolt (Bean (Phaseolus) Rhizobia)
Arturo Franco (Computer specialist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Freeze drying
7. Preservation
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 3961 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 \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Online Catalogue
We publish every 2-3 years a list of symbionic characteristics
10. Services
Services Distribution(to CIAT collaborators)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-28
Date of Reply 1987-06-11
12. Strains
Bacteria