1. Collection
Registered Number 748
Acronym OUT
Full Name Department of Biotechnology
Institution Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Yoshinobu Kaneko
Postal Address Yamadaoka 2-1,Suita,Osaka,565-0871
Country Japan
Telephone 1 (81) 6-6879-7422
Fax 1 (81) 6-6879-7421
E-mail 1 kaneko@bio.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture of Japan
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Yoshinobu Kaneko
Curator Miss. Yoshinobu Kaneko (Yeast Genetics)
Prof. Satoshi Harashima (Yeast Molecular Biology & Genetics)
Number of Staff Mycology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Genetics
Genetic engineering
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Yeasts)
Freezer(Bacteria)
Freezer(Fungi)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections in our country
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 800 0
Fungi 353 0
Yeasts 3803 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)
Bacteria
Fungi
Yeasts
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to scientists
Free to researchers in companies
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Included in a regional catalogue JSCC Catalogue of Cultures
10. Services
Services Distribution(Bacteria, Yeasts, Molds)
Consulation about yeast biotechnology
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1992-11-12
Date of Reply 2001-10-05
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi Yeasts