1. Collection
Registered Number 981
Acronym SUFAKM
Full Name SUFAK Bacteria Collection
Institution Istanbul University Faculty of Fisheries
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Gulsen Altug
Postal Address I.U. Faculty of Fisheries Ordu Street Laleli,Istanbul,Turkey,34470
Country Turkey
Telephone 1 (90) 2124555700-16435
E-mail 1 galtug@istanbul.edu.tr
3. Status of the collection
Status Private
University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Projects
Istanbul University BAP
The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey, TUBITAK
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Gulsen Altug
Curator Mr. Pelin S. Ciftci (Marine Bacteriology)
Dr. Sevan Gurun (Marine Bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (3)
Assistants (2)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Marine biology
Ecology
Marine Bacteriology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Bacteria)
Control of the culture Colonial apperance
Gram stain
VITEK2-Compact test
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 250 245
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
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Exchange with selected cultures
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2011-02-28
Date of Reply 2011-03-01