1. Collection
Registered Number 845
Acronym EGE-MACC
Full Name Ege - Microalgae Culture Collection
Institution Ege University Faculty of Engineering Department of Bioengineering
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mrs. Meltem CONK- DALAY
Postal Address Ege Universitesi Muhendislik Fak. Biyomuhendislik Bol.,Izmir,Bornova,35100
Country Turkey
Telephone 1 (90) 232-3884955
Telephone 2 (90) 232-3434400 / 43
Fax 1 (90) 232-3880378
Fax 2 (90) 232-3884955
E-mail 1 meltemconkdalay@gmail.com
E-mail 2 meltemconkdalay@egemacc.com
Homepage http://www.egemacc.com/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor TUBITAK
EBILTEM
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Meltem CONK-DALAY
E-Mail:meltemconkdalay@egemacc.com
Curator Mrs. Meltem CONK DALAY (Identification, Isolation, Cultivation)
E-mail:meltemconkdalay@egemacc.com
Miss. Zeliha DEMIREL (Isolation, Cultivation, Preservation)
E-mail:zelihademirel@egemacc.com
Miss. Cigdem DEMIRKAYA (Cultivation, Preservation)
E-mail:cigdemdemirkaya@egemacc.com
Number of Staff Algology (1)
Computer specialist (1)
Ph.D. and MSc. students (3)
Bachalory students (3)
Total (8)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Systematics and taxonomy
Culture and preservation methods
Biochemistry
Ecology
Cell biology
Industrial microbiology
Applied microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Microalgae)
Liquid N2(Microalgae and cyanobacteria)
Control of the culture Microscobic control
Molecular idendification
Deposit Mainly to our collection
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 research institutions in our country
the collection abroadATCC(U.S.)
the collection abroadSAG(Germany)
the collection abroadUTEX(Texas)
the collection abroadALGOBANK(France)
the collection abroadNCMA(Maine)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 43 35
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 70 56
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Not open to exchange
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(microalgae, cyanobacteria)
Storage service(microalgae, cyanobacteria)
Identification(microalgae, cyanobacteria)
Training Management of a culture collection
Algal biotechnology
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2003-09-30
Date of Reply 2016-01-04