1. Collection
Registered Number 76
Acronym UPRM
Full Name Rhizobium Culture Collection
Institution University of Puerto Rico
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Eduardo C. Schroder
Postal Address BNF Laboratory, Dept.of Agronomy and Soils,Mayaguez,Puerto Rico,00681-9030
Country U.S.A.
Telephone 1 (1) 787-832-3980
Fax 1 (1) 787-265-0860
E-mail 1 E_SCHRODER@HOTMAIL.COM
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor University of Puerto Rico
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Eduardo C. Schroder
Curator Alameda Myrna (Bacteria)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Total (1)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Ecology
Molecular biology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Control of the culture viability
gram
colony type
Deposit Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from 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)
Bacteria 350 200
Fungi 1 1
Viruses: bacteria 15 15
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
Viruses: bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
10. Services
Training Nitrogen fixation
Consulation about Agricultural microbiology
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1985-09-05
Date of Reply 2000-04-18
12. Strains
Bacteria