1. Collection
Registered Number 918
Acronym CIRM-BIA
Full Name Centre International de Ressources Microbiennes Bacteries d'Interet Alimentaire
Institution Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Sylvie Lortal
Postal Address INRA UMR STLO - 65, rue de Saint brieuc,Rennes Cedex,,35042
Country France
Telephone 1 (33) 02 23 48-53 21
Telephone 2 (33) 02 23 48-53 23
Fax 1 (33) 02 23 48-53 50
E-mail 1 sylvie.lortal@rennes.inra.fr
E-mail 2 florence.valence-bertel@rennes.inra.fr
Homepage http://www.inra.fr/cirm_bia 
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor INRA
Agrocampus
5. Personnel
Director Mr. Sylvie Lortal
Curator Assoc. Prof. Florence Valence (Collection manager)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (4)
Computer specialist (1)
Assistants (3)
Total (8)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Systematics and taxonomy
Applied microbiology
Food science
Molecular biology
Industrial microbiology
Genetics
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(bacteria)
Freeze-dry(bacteria)
Control of the culture as ISO 9001:2000 reference system
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Fee for Academics Euro 70.00
Fee for Private Euro 90.00
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(bacteria of food interest)
Distribution(bacteria of food interest)
Identification(bacteria of food interest)
Other Service Characterization of technological properties
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2008-02-20
Date of Reply 2008-02-20