1. Collection
Registered Number 793
Acronym CBTCCCAS
Full Name The Cell Bank of Type Culture Collection of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Institution Shanghai Institute of Cell Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Xi-Rui Ge
Postal Address 320 Yue Yang Rd.,Shanghai,,200031
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) 21-64315030 Ext. 2085
Fax 1 (86) 21-64331090
E-mail 1 xiruige@sunm.shcnc.ac.cn
Homepage http://www1.im.ac.cn/typecc/en.html 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Xi-Rui Ge
Curator Assoc. Prof. Song-Hua Chen
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Cell biology (2)
Virology (1)
Cell culture (3)
Total (7)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Immunology
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Control of the culture Mycoplasmas detection
Detection of bovine diarrhea virus and retrovirus
Test for polymorphic isoenzymes
Karyotype analysis
Detection of surface marker antigen
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)
Cell lines: animal 175 31
Cell lines: plants 39 6
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)
Cell lines: animal
Cell lines: plants
8. Availability of Cultures
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9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
Exchange. Charge: US$5.00
Published the first catalogue in 1991 year(s)
Planning to publish the 4th edition in 2000
Online Catalogue
Exchange. Disks charge: US$5.00.
10. Services
Services Distribution
Storage service
Training Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Hybridomas and monoclonal antibodies
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1998-11-12
Date of Reply 2000-04-06
12. Strains
Celllines_animal