1. Collection
Registered Number 802
Acronym TCFB
Full Name Tasmanian Collection of Fish Bacteria
Institution Fish Health Unit, Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water & Environment
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Jeremy Carson
Postal Address 165 Westbury Road,Launceston,Tasmania,7250
Country Australia
Telephone 1 (61) 3-63365207
Fax 1 (61) 3-63365374
E-mail 1 jeremy.carson@dpipwe.tas.gov.au
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor State Government of Tasmania
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Jeremy Carson
E-Mail:jeremy.carson@dpipwe.tas.gov.au
Curator Dr. Jeremy Carson (Bacteriologist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Veterinary
Applied microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(bacteria)
Freezer(bacteria)
Control of the culture Biochemical profile
Serotyping
PCR
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 850 800
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
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Exchange with other culture collections
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution(Bacteria)
Identification(Vibrio species)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2000-04-19
Date of Reply 2013-04-24