1. Collection
Registered Number 863
Acronym BFMCC
Full Name Beijing Functional Microbiological Culture Collection Center
Institution Polo Biology Science Park Co. , Ltd.
Institution Photo
2. Correspondent
Correspondent
Dr. Ai Jun Mao
Postal Address No.1 li' er si Industrial Area, Zhang jia wan Town,Tong zhou District,Beijing,101113
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) - 010-61501666-1108
Telephone 2 18500241331
Fax 1 010-61509009
E-mail 1 bfmcc@polo-china.com
E-mail 2 maoaijun@polo-china.com
Homepage http://www.polo-china.com/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Private
Industry
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor NDRC
MOST
Polo Biology Science Park Co., Ltd.
5. Personnel
Curator Ms. Xiu ming Xin (Food science)
E-mail:xinxiuming@polo-china.com
Mr. Jun Zhao (Agricultural microbiology)
E-mail:zhaojun@polo-china.com
Mr. Wen hua Chuai (Fermentation)
E-mail:chuaiwenhua@polo-china.com
Mr. Wei Zhang (Fermentation)
E-mail:zhangwei@polo-china.com
Number of Staff Algology (2)
Bacteriology (2)
Mycology (2)
Assistants (1)
technical study (4)
Fermentation workshop and pilot plant (8)
Total (19)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Biochemistry
Culture and preservation methods
Fermentation
Food science
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Genetic engineering
Genetics
Industrial microbiology
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Fungi,Bacteria,Yeasts)
Freeze-dry(Fungi,Bacteria,Yeasts)
Subculturing(Fungi,Bacteria,Yeasts)
Glycerol tube(Fungi,Bacteria,Yeasts)
Control of the culture Colony morphology test
Microscopic morphology test
Molecular characteristics test
Periodic testing of the culture activity
To select the optimum Water activity
To select the optimum culture conditions
To select the optimum culture medium
To select the optimum protectors
Age controled during the late logarithmic growth phase
Deposit to other collections in your country
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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 70 70
Fungi 13 13
Yeasts 5 5
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 70 70
Fungi 13 13
Yeasts 5 5
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability exchange with academic culture collection
fee for standard price for all US $100.00
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Plan to publish the fist edition in 2014
Number of Type Strains 1
Number of holdings published in catalogue 99
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2013-08-26
Date of Reply 2014-01-16