1. Collection
Registered Number 894
Acronym KMMCC
Full Name Korea Marine Microalgae Culture Center
Institution Pukyong National University, Dept. of Aquaculture
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Sung Bum Hur
Postal Address 599-1, Daeyeon 3-dong, Nam-gu,Busan,,608-737
Country Korea (Rep. of)
Telephone 1 (82) 51-620-6132
Telephone 2 (82) 51-620-6099
Fax 1 (82) 51-623-8293
E-mail 1 hurs@pknu.ac.kr
E-mail 2 algae@kmcc.re.kr
Homepage http://www.kmcc.re.kr 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Korea Science & Engineering Foundation
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Sung Bum Hur
Curator Assoc. Prof. Jean Hee Bae (Senior Researcher)
Mr. Mi Jeong Kim (Senior Researcher)
Ms. Joo-Yeon Youn (Junior Researcher)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Marine biology
Aquaculture
Microalgae
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Microalgae)
Subculturing(Microalgae)
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from From the collections 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)
Algae 1299 1230
cDNA 120 95
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
cDNA
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Exchange with most recognized collection of microalgae
Fee for Domestic : US $ 30-60
Fee for Abroad : Generally not available, apply by special request
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Microalgae)
Distribution(Microalgae)
Identification(Microalgae)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2006-03-28
Date of Reply 2006-04-06