1. Collection
Registered Number 800
Acronym MRC
Full Name TUBITAK Marmara Research Center Culture Collection
Institution Food Science & Technology Research Institute
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Ms. Ceyda Pembeci
Postal Address P.O.Box 21, Gebze,Kocaeli,,41470
Country Turkey
Telephone 1 (90) 262-6412300
Fax 1 (90) 262-6412309
E-mail 1 pceyda@mam.gov.tr
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Hanife Kalafatoglu
Curator Ms. Ceyda Pembeci (Biologist)
Assoc. Prof. Dilek Yalqin (Biologist)
Dr. Ibrahim Kelebek (Technician)
Ms. Arzu Tanlasi (Technician)
Number of Staff Mycology (3)
Technician (2)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Food Science
General microbiology
Industrial microbiology
7. Preservation
Control of the culture viability testing
testing of the purity
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
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 16 13
Fungi 2014 1977
Yeasts 23 16
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 \N
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9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution(Fungi, Bacteria, Yeasts)
Identification(fungi)
Storage service(Fungi, Bacteria, Yeasts)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1999-12-09
Date of Reply 1999-12-09