1. Collection
Registered Number 816
Acronym MUM
Full Name Micoteca da Universidade do Minho
Institution Universidade do Minho
Institution Photo
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2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Nelson Lima
Postal Address Campus de Gualtar,Braga,Braga,4710-057
Country Portugal
Telephone 1 (351) - 253 60 44 03
Telephone 2 (351) - 253 60 44 00
Fax 1 (351) - 253 60 44 29
E-mail 1 micoteca@deb.uminho.pt
Homepage http://www.micoteca.deb.uminho.pt 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Universidade do Minho
5. Personnel
Director
Prof. Nelson Lima
E-Mail:nelson@ie.uminho.pt
Curator Dr. Célia Soares (Curator)
E-mail:celia.soares@ceb.uminho.pt
Ms. Anabela Martins (Quality Control)
E-mail:anabela.ccm@sapo.pt
Mr. Manuel Silva (Technician)
E-mail:mgsilva@ie.uminho.pt
Number of Staff Mycology (3)
Assistants (1)
Molecular Biology (1)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Industrial microbiology
Applied microbiology
Food science
Ecology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Fungi)
Freezer(Fungi)
Subculturing(Fungi)
silica gel(Fungi)
mineral oil(Fungi)
water(Fungi)
Control of the culture viability tests
biochemical, metabolic and enzimatic tests
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 536 303
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 8
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability exchange with Other culture collections
fee for Private and Industrial Companies - price: 75 euros
fee for Universities, High scools - price 50 euros
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Online Catalogue http://www.micoteca.deb.uminho.pt
10. Services
Services Storage service(Fungi)
Distribution(Fungi)
Identification(Fungi)
Training Quality control
Food Mycology
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
Biosafety
Industrial QC
Other Service Master and PhD programmes in Mycology
Library and documentation services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2001-09-13
Date of Reply 2016-07-22
12. Strains
Fungi