1. Collection
Registered Number 753
Acronym PTCC
Full Name Pakistan Type Culture Collections
Institution Biotechnology & Food Research Center. Pakistan Council of Scientific & Industrial Research.
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Shahjahan Baig
Postal Address ,Lahore,Punjab,54600
Country Pakistan
Telephone 1 (92) 42-5757323-7
3. Status of the collection
Status Semi-governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Laboratories Complex, Lahore-54600.(Pakistan)
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Shahjahan Baig
Curator Dr. Saleem Ahmed (Maintenance and Preservation)
Assoc. Prof. Mohammed Iqbal (Computer specialist)
Number of Staff Algology (1)
Bacteriology (1)
Mycology (1)
Assistants (1)
Total (4)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Industrial microbiology
Fermentation
Environmental protection
7. Preservation
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 20 0
Bacteria 100 0
Fungi 60 0
Yeasts 33 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
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
10. Services
Services Distribution
Identification(Algae Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Storage service
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1992-12-19