1. Collection
Registered Number 587
Acronym PROIMI
Full Name Planta Piloto de Procesos Industriales Microbiologicos
Institution Planta Piloto de Procesos Industraiales Microbiologicos (PROIMT)
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Lucia Castellanos De Figueroa
Postal Address Acda. Belgrano y Caseros,Tucuman,Tucuman,4000
Country Argentina
Telephone 1 (54) 81-230744
Telephone 2 (54) 81-232700
Fax 1 (54) 81-232700
3. Status of the collection
Status Semi-governmental
University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas (CONICET)
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Faustino Sineriz
Curator Assoc. Prof. L. Castellanos (Microbiologist (Yeast))
Ms. Yolanda Borchia (Technician)
Eng Roberto Fanjul (Computer specialist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Assistants (1)
Total (3)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Genetics
Applied microbiology
Genetic engineering
Industrial microbiology
Fermentation
Ecology
Environmental protection
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 20 0
Yeasts 500 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
Yeasts
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
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9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1989-01-30