1. Collection
Registered Number 607
Acronym WPBS
Full Name WPBS Rhizobium Collection
Institution WELSH Plant Breeding Station
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. M. Dye
Postal Address Plas Gogerddan,Aberystwyth,Dyfed,SY23 3EB
Country U.K.
Telephone 1 (44) 970-828255
Fax 1 (44) 970-828357
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Agricultural and Food Research Council
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. L. R. Mytton
Curator Assoc. Prof. M. Dye (Rhizobium)
Set up computer-based management system etc. (Computer specialist)
Number of Staff Assistants (1)
Total (1)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
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 650 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
10. Services
Services Distribution(On request, For fee)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Rhisobium technology
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1987-02-12