1. Collection
Registered Number 728
Acronym IOUSP
Full Name Marine Microalgae Culture Collection
Institution IOUSP
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Ana Maria Pires-Vanin
Postal Address Praca do Oceanografico, 191,Sao Paulo,,05508-900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 11-818-6541
Telephone 2 (55) 11-818-6606
Fax 1 (55) 11-818-6607
E-mail 1 secrdob@netuno.io.usp.br
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Instituto Oceanografico
University of Sao Paulo
5. Personnel
Curator Prof. Tit. Phan Van Ngan
Assoc. Prof. Sonia Maria Flores Gianesella
Number of Staff Algology (1)
Assistants (2)
Total (3)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Environmental protection
Physiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Control of the culture optical microscopy
reisolation
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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 235 210
Bacteria 5 5
Protozoa 3 3
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
Protozoa
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Included in a regional catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
Other Service orientation in maintaining cultures
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 2000-03-29