1. Collection
Registered Number 777
Acronym BEG
Full Name La Banque European des Glomales
Institution International Institute of Biotechnology MIRCEN
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. John C. Dodd
Postal Address University of Kent Campus, P.O.Box 228,Canterbury,Kent CT2 7YW,
Country U.K.
Telephone 1 (44) 1227-472099
Fax 1 (44) 1227-463482
E-mail 1 J.C.Dodd@ukc.ac.uk
Homepage http://wwwbio.ukc.ac.uk/beg/ 
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. John C. Dodd
Curator Assoc. Prof. Soren Rosendahl (Expert system)
Assoc. Prof. Vivienne Gianinazzi-Pearson (Head of Culture Collection 34)
Assoc. Prof. John C. Dodd (WWW and Database management)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Genetics
Applied microbiology
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
Environmental protection
Molecular biology
Evolution biology
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Control of the culture Maintained on living plant hosts in sterile growth substrate
Check for monospecificity by checking spores produced in culture every
Deposit Mainly to our collection
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)
Fungi 500 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)
Fungi
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
\N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Planning to publish the first edition in 1998
No intention to publish
10. Services
Services Distribution
Storage service
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Use of computers in culture collections
Systematics
Identification
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1998-05-01
Date of Reply 1998-05-01