1. Collection
Registered Number 974
Acronym EMTC
Full Name Collection for extremophile microorganisms and type cultures
Institution Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Nina Tikunova
Postal Address 8 Lavrentieva,Novosibirsk,Novosibirsk region,630090
Country Russian Federation
Telephone 1 (7) 383-3635157
Telephone 2 (7) 383-3635150
Fax 1 (7) 383-3635153
Fax 2 (7) 383-3635153
E-mail 1 tikunova@niboch.nsc.ru
E-mail 2 tikunova@niboch.nsc.ru
Homepage http://www.niboch.nsc.ru/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor None
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Valentin Vlasov
E-Mail:niboch@niboch.nsc.ru
Curator Dr. Irina Babkina (molecular biologist)
E-mail:irinanik_babkina@mail.ru
Ms. Yuliya Kozlova (biochemists)
Ms. Irina Saranina (microbiologist)
Dr. Vera Morozova (molecular biologist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (7)
Virology (3)
Assistants (2)
Total (12)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
Environmental protection
Medical microbiology
Veterinary
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Freezer(Bacteria)
Freezer(Viruses)
Subculturing(Bacteria)
Subculturing(Viruses)
Control of the culture Microbiological tests
Biochemical tests
Microscopy
Sequencing
Deposit Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from From the collections in our country
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)
Algae 0 0
Bacteria 1595 1595
Fungi 14 14
Yeasts 18 18
Lichens 0 0
Protozoa 0 0
cDNA 0 0
Plasmids 8 8
Vectors 0 0
Cell lines: animal 0 0
Cell lines: plants 0 0
Hybridomas: animal 0 0
Hybridomas: plants 0 0
Viruses: animal 0 0
Viruses: plants 0 0
Archaea 0 0
Viruses: bacteria 101 101
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
Bacteria
Fungi
Yeasts
Lichens
Protozoa
cDNA
Plasmids
Vectors
Cell lines: animal
Cell lines: plants
Hybridomas: animal
Hybridomas: plants
Viruses: animal
Viruses: plants
Archaea
Viruses: bacteria
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to Academic culture collection within network
Exchange with most recognized collection
Fee for Depends on strains: usually free, 15$ and more
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits
Storage service(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts, Bacteriophages)
Distribution(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts, Bacteriophages)
Identification(Bacteria, Bacteriophages)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Identification
Probabilistic identification
Consulation about Patent deposits
Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2010-09-02
Date of Reply 2013-05-31