1. Collection
Registered Number 827
Acronym CGSC
Full Name E. coli Genetic Stock Center
Institution Yale University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. John E. Wertz
Postal Address 266 Whitney Ave., Box 208103,New Haven,CT,06520-8103
Country U.S.A.
Telephone 1 (1) 203-432 9997
Telephone 2 (1) 203-432 3536
Fax 1 (1) 203-432 6161
E-mail 1 cgsc@yale.edu
E-mail 2 john.wertz@yale.edu
Homepage http://cgsc.biology.yale.edu 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor National Science Foundation
5. Personnel
Director Dr. John E. Wertz
E-Mail:John.wertz@yale.edu
Number of Staff Assistants (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Evolutionary biology
General microbiology
Genetic engineering
Genetics
Molecular biology
Physiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
ultra-low temperature glycerol cultures(bacteria)
Control of the culture growth tests, primarily
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability fee for For-profit institutions -US $120 / strain; volume discount for 5+ strains
fee for Academic/ Non-profit $35/request + $7/strain (eg. $42 for 1 strain, $49 for 2 strains).
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Distribution(genetic derivatives of E. coli K-12)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2002-06-14
Date of Reply 2013-10-04