1. Collection
Registered Number 818
Acronym PPPPB
Full Name South African Plant Pathogenic and Plant Protecting Bacteria
Institution Agricultural Research Council, Plant Protection Research Institute
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mrs. Teresa Goszczynska
Postal Address Private Bag X 134,Pretoria,,0001
Country South Africa
Telephone 1 (27) 12-808-09-52
Fax 1 (27) 12-808-14-89
E-mail 1 nipbtg@plant1.agric.za
3. Status of the collection
Status Semi-governmental
5. Personnel
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Most bacterial strains)
Freezer(All bacterial strains in culture collection)
Control of the culture Purity - plating on appropriate agar media
Biochemical tests
Pathogenicity tests
PCR with specific primers (selected species)
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
From the research institutions in our country
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 860 850
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 recognized collections
Exchange with researchers for comparative studies
Fee for available on request
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2001-10-24
Date of Reply 2001-10-24
12. Strains
Bacteria