1. Collection
Registered Number 843
Acronym ABRIICC
Full Name ABRIICC Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute of Iran Culture collection
Institution Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute of Iran
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Hassan Salimi
Postal Address Seed and Plant Improvement Institute Campus, Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute of Iran, Mahdasht road,Karaj,Tehran, Iran,31535-1897
Country Iran
Telephone 1 (98) 261-2709485
Telephone 2 (98) 261-2705484
Fax 1 (98) 261-2704539
E-mail 1 hasan_salimi@yahoo.com
E-mail 2 sara_am57@yahoo.com
Homepage http://www.abrii.ac.ir 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Hassan Salimi
Curator Assoc. Prof. Mohebbat ali Naderi Shahab (molecular biologist)
Dr. Salimi Hassan (Microbiologist)
Mr. Sara Amiri (Microbiologist)
Assoc. Prof. Behzad Ghareyazi (Genetics)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Cell biology (1)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (4)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Environmental protection
Fermentation
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Genetic engineering
Genetics
Systematics and taxonomy
Industrial microbiology
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria, Fungi)
Freezer(Bacteria, Fungi,)
Liquid N2(Bacteria)
Deposit DSMZ(Germany)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
the collection abroadDSMZ(Germany)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 10 2
Bacteria 100 12
Fungi 5 1
Yeasts 2 1
Plasmids 46 0
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)
Algae
Bacteria
Fungi
Yeasts
Plasmids
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2003-08-03
Date of Reply 2005-06-22