1. Collection
Registered Number 598
Acronym MUACC
Full Name Murdoch University Algal Culture Collection
Institution Murdoch University - School of Biological and Sciences and Biotechnology
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Michael A. Borowitzka
Postal Address ,Murdoch,Western Australia,6150
Country Australia
Telephone 1 (61) 89-332-2333
Fax 1 (61) 89-332-2507
E-mail 1 borowitz@possum.murdoch.edu.au
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Michael A. Borowitzka
Number of Staff Algology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Physiology
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Ecolology
Biotechnology
Genetic engineering
Industrial microbiology
Marine biology
Systematics and taxonomy
Culture systems
Biochemistry
7. Preservation
Control of the culture microscopical observation
bacterial testing
Deposit Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from 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)
Algae 250 225
Bacteria 3 3
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)
Algae
Bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
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9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
10. Services
Services Identification(Algae)
Storage service(Algae, Fungi, Yeasts)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Commercial scale algal culture
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
Large-scale culture
Other Service Commercial culture
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1987-02-12