1. Collection
Registered Number 611
Acronym CCTCC
Full Name China Center for Type Culture Collection
Institution Wuhan University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Fang Peng
Postal Address Hongshan Qu Ba Yi Avenue,Wuhan,Hubei,430072
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) 27-68752056
Telephone 2 (86) 27-68752319
Fax 1 (86) 27-68754833
Fax 2 (86) 27-68754833
E-mail 1 cctcc@whu.edu.cn
E-mail 2 fangpeng2@yahoo.com.cn
Homepage http://www.cctcc.org/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor State Education Commission of the People's Republic of china, and chinese Patent Office
5. Personnel
Director Miss. Congyi Zheng
Curator Assoc. Prof. Fang Peng (Microbial Systematics)
Prof. Xiangdong Chen (Molecular genetics)
Prof. Congyi Zheng (Cell biology)
Dr. Chao Shen (Virology)
Number of Staff Cell biology (2)
Bacteriology (4)
Mycology (1)
Algology (1)
Virology (2)
Assistants (4)
Others (2)
Total (16)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Biochemistry
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
Environmental protection
Fermentation
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Genetic engineering
Genetics
Immunology
Industrial microbiology
Marine biology
Molecular biology
Physiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(NA)
Freezer(NA)
Liquid N2(NA)
Subculturing(NA)
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
From the research institutions 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 2 2
Bacteria 10700 8000
Fungi 7600 5700
Yeasts 380 300
Lichens 20 20
cDNA 86 86
Plasmids 364 293
Vectors 130 78
Cell lines: animal 2340 2000
Cell lines: plants 6 6
Hybridomas: animal 121 100
Viruses: animal 86 50
Viruses: Bacteria 26 17
Cyanobacteria 212 212
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
Fungi
Yeasts
Lichens
cDNA
Plasmids
Vectors
Cell lines: animal
Cell lines: plants
Hybridomas: animal
Viruses: animal
Viruses: Bacteria
Cyanobacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free
Exchange
Fee
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 1998 year(s)
Online Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Microorganisms, Cell lines, Viruses, Plant tissue culture, Seeds)
Storage service(Education, Research, Patent Purposes)
Distribution(Education, Research, Patent Purposes)
Identification(Bacteria, Actinomyces and Yeast)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Genetic engineering
Use of computers in culture collections
Systematics
Identification
Consulation about Patent deposits
Preservation
Shipment regulations
Animal quarantine
Plant quarantine
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2001-12-25
Date of Reply 2013-03-27