1. Collection
Registered Number 952
Acronym ACTINOCC
Full Name Ege University Actinomycetes Culture Collection
Institution Department of Bioengineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ege University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. E. Esin Hameş Kocabaş
Postal Address Bornova Campus,Izmir,Izmir,35100
Country Turkey
Telephone 1 (90) 232-3884955
Telephone 2 (90) 232-3884000-2582
Fax 1 (90) 232-388 49 55
E-mail 1 esin.kocabas@ege.edu.tr
E-mail 2 esinkocabas@gmail.com
Homepage http://biyomuhendislik.ege.edu.tr 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor TUBITAK
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. E. Esin Hameş Kocabaş
E-Mail:esinkocabas@gmail.com
Curator Prof. Erdal Bedir (Pharmacist)
E-mail:erdalbedir@gmail.com
Prof. Atac Uzel (Microbiology)
E-mail:atacuzel@gmail.com
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Bioengineer (1)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Fermentation
Industrial microbiology
Marine biology
Medical microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Mesophilic, marine and sponge-associated actinomycetes )
slant cultures at +4C(thermophilic Actinomycetes)
spor suspension in diluted glycerol stored at -86C(Mesophilic, marine and sponge-associated actinomycetes )
Control of the culture colonial apperance (viability)
microscobic apperance (Gram staining) (purity)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 1165 1156
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 761 756
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Exchange with selected cultures
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2009-11-04
Date of Reply 2013-05-31