1. Collection
Registered Number 619
Acronym UJB
Full Name University of Jaffna Botany
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. K. Theivendirarajah
Postal Address Dept. of Botany,Jaffna,,
Country Sri Lanka
Telephone 1 (94) 25283
Fax 1 (94) 25283
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Prof. K. Theivendirarajah
Curator Mr. N. Saverimuthu (Plant Pathology)
Mr. A. P. Arudchandran (Microbiology)
Number of Staff Algology (1)
Bacteriology (2)
Mycology (1)
Virology (1)
Assistants (1)
Total (6)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Genetics
Applied microbiology
Genetic engineering
Biochemistry
Cell biology
Industrial microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Fermentation
Marine biology
Ecology
Molecular biology
Physiology
Plant pathology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
Horticulture
7. Preservation
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 5 0
Bacteria 25 0
Fungi 42 0
Yeasts 10 0
Plasmids 8 0
Viruses: plants 4 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)
Algae
Bacteria
Fungi
Yeasts
Plasmids
Viruses: plants
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
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9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution
Identification(Algae Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Storage service
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1989-11-01