1. Collection
Registered Number 90
Acronym SMTWA
Full Name School of Medical Technology Western Australia
Institution Curtin University of Technology, School of Biomedical Sciences
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Warren B. Grubb
Postal Address GPO Box U1987,Perth,Western Australia, 6845,
Country Australia
Telephone 1 (61) 8-92667512
Fax 1 (61) 8-92662342
E-mail 1 igrubbw@info.curtin.edu.au
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Warren B. Grubb
Curator Dr. Alain Delhaize (Bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Assistancts (1)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Genetics
Medical microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer
Freeze-dry
Subculturing
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from 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 8500 7500
Viruses: bacteria 70 50
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
Viruses: bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
10. Services
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1985-09-05
Date of Reply 2000-12-06
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi