1. Collection
Registered Number 998
Acronym KOLABIC
Full Name Korean Lichen & Allied Bioresource Center
Institution KOLABIC (Korea Lichen and Allied Bioreource Center)
Institution Photo
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. JAE-SEOUN HUR
Postal Address Mae-gok Dong 315,Sunchon,Jeonnam,540-742
Country Korea (Rep. of)
Telephone 1 (82) - 61 750 3383
Telephone 2 (82) - 10 4620 3383
Fax 1 (82) - 61 750 3383
E-mail 1 jshur1@sunchon.ac.kr
Homepage http://www.lichen.re.kr 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor NRF (Korea National Research Foundation)
5. Personnel
Director Prof. JAE-SEOUN HUR
Curator Dr. Soon-Ok Oh (curstor)
Dr. Xin Yu Wang (curator)
Number of Staff Mycology (6)
Assistants (3)
Cell biology (2)
Total (11)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Fermentation
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(fungi)
Freezer(fungi)
Subculturing(fungi)
Control of the culture ITS sequencing
recovery test
Deposit to other collections in your country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from From the collections 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)
Fungi 825 338
Lichens 14663 8891
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)
Fungi
Lichens
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Academic culture collection within network
fee for free for academic research
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 2005 year(s)
10. Services
Services Storage service(lichen forming fungi)
Distribution(lichen forming fungi)
Identification(lichen)
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2012-02-25
Date of Reply 2012-02-25