1. Collection
Registered Number 613
Acronym CCGVCC
Full Name China Center for General Viruses Culture Collection
Institution Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
ISO Standard ISO 9001:2012;ISO 14001:2012
Other Standard OHSAS 18001: on year 2012
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Fei Deng
Postal Address Xiaohongshan NO. 44,Wuhan,Hubei,430071
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) 27-87168465
Fax 1 (86) 27-87168465
E-mail 1 df@wh.iov.cn
Homepage http://www.virus.org.cn/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Academia Sinica
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Zhihong Hu
E-Mail:huzh@wh.iov.cn
Curator Prof. Zhihong Hu (System virology)
Prof. Fei Deng (Virus-based Biotechnology)
Number of Staff Virology (8)
Assistants (3)
Computer specialist (3)
Total (14)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Biochemistry
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Immunology
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
Veterinary
Virology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Cells)
Freezer(Human medical viruses, Animal viruses, Insect viruses, Plant viruses, Phage, Genetic resources)
Freeze-dry(Human medical viruses, Animal viruses, Insect viruses, Plant viruses, Phage, Genetic resources)
Control of the culture LD
TCID
HA
Pathological Effect
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
From the collections in our country
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)
Cell lines: animal 110 110
Viruses: animal 922 922
Viruses: plants 160 160
Viruses: Bacteria 84 0
Viruses: Insect 135 0
0 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)
Cell lines: animal
Viruses: animal
Viruses: plants
Viruses: Bacteria
Viruses: Insect
8. Availability of Cultures
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9. Catalogue
Catalogue Included in a regional catalogue
Published the first catalogue in 1983 year(s)
10. Services
Services Storage service(all kinds of viruses, Cell lines)
Identification(all kinds of viruses)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Identification
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
Other Service Unknown virus detection and high throughput sequencing
Establishment of virus-infected cells and animal models
Antiviral efficacy evaluation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 2016-11-04