1. Collection
Registered Number 965
Acronym ACUS
Full Name Algal Collection of Sofia University
Institution Sofia University 'St Kliment Ohvidski', Faculty of Biology
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Blagoy Uzunov
Postal Address 8 Dragan Tsankov, Blvd.,Sofia,Bulgaria,1164
Country Bulgaria
Telephone 1 (359) 888-22-3165
E-mail 1 buzunov@uni-sofia.bg
E-mail 2 blagoy_uzunov@abv.bg
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director
Prof. Maya Stoyneva-Gärtner
Curator Dr. Blagoy Uzunov  (Algologist)
Number of Staff Algology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Cell biology
Ecology
Environmental protection
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Algae)
Control of the culture Microscoping
Deposit Mainly to our collection
ASiB(Austria)
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)
Algae 120 106 1 0
Cyanobacteria 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)
Algae 20 5
Cyanobacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Scientific use only
exchange with other collections
fee for on agreement
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Systematics
Identification
Consulation about Preservation
Other Service taxonomic identification
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2010-04-13
Date of Reply 2016-09-21