1. Collection
Registered Number 639
Acronym CFBP
Full Name French Collection for Plant-associated Bacteria (CIRM-CFBP)
Institution Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA)
Institution Photo
ISO Standard ISO 9001:2008
Comment CFBP is part of CIRM (International Center for Microbial Resources) network
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Perrine Portier
Postal Address 42, rue G. Morel,Beaucouze cedex,BP 60057,49071
Country France
Telephone 1 (33) 2-41225719
Telephone 2 (33) 2-41225729
E-mail 1 cfbp@angers.inra.fr
E-mail 2 perrine.portier@angers.inra.fr
Homepage http://www.angers-nantes.inra.fr/cfbp/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Marion Le Saux
Curator Dr. Perrine Portier (Taxonomy)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (3)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (4)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Plant pathology
Applied microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
Freeze drying
Culture and preservation methods
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Control of the culture biochemical and physiological tests
DNA probe
DNA sequencing
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections in our country
From the research institutions in our country
the collection abroadNCPPB(UK)
the collection abroadICMP(NZ)
the collection abroadLMG(BEL)
the collection abroadDSMZ(Germany)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 6800 2000
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 430 60
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to scientific collaborators on common research project
exchange with LMG, NCPPB, ICMP
fee for Non-profit organisation: 40 euros (US $43)
fee for Private companies: 60 euros (US $65)
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized http://www.angers.inra.fr/cfbp/recherche.php
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria)
Distribution(Bacteria (plant-associated))
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
Plant quarantine
Description of new species
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2001-09-20
Date of Reply 2016-01-28