1. Collection
Registered Number 585
Acronym KFCC
Full Name Korean Federation of Culture Collection
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Juhyun Yu
Postal Address Shinchondong Sodaemunku,Seoul,,120-749
Country Korea (Rep. of)
Telephone 1 (82) 2-392-0950
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor 23 industrial companies
5. Personnel
Director Juhyun Yu
Curator Bongki Lee (Cell Lines)
Insoo Kong (Actinomycetes)
Yongijoon Chung (Bacteria & Plasmids)
Doohwan Oh (Molds)
Chulsoo Shin (Yeasts)
Yongjoon Chung (Computer specialist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (8)
Cell (2)
Mycology (3)
Assistants (2)
Total (15)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Genetic engineering
Biochemistry
Immunology
Cell biology
Industrial microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Fermentation
Freeze drying
Medical microbiology
Food science
Physiology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
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 415 0
Fungi 318 0
Yeasts 185 0
Plasmids 114 0
Cell lines: animal 48 0
Viruses: bacteria 6 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
Cell lines: animal
Viruses: bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
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9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
Online Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution
Identification(Bacteria(Genus-species) Fungi(Genus-species) Yeasts(Genus-species))
Patent deposits(Preservation, Viability test, Certaification)
Storage service
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Genetic engineering
Use of computer in culture collections
Consulation about Patent deposits
Preservation
Propagation
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1988-11-12