Culture Collections Information Worldwide is a database management system for culture collections in the world. It includes CCINFO and STRAIN. CCINFO is a world directory of all registered culture collections. The database STRAIN includes list of holdings from registered culture collections.
World Directory Of Culture Collections(Sixth Version, 2014)
  • Culture Collections: 712
  • Countries and Regions: 74
  • Microorganisms: 2,556,498
    • Bacteria: 1,045,161
    • Fungi: 783,230
    • Virus: 37,787
    • Cell Line: 31,829
CG(Invertabrate-Associated Fungal Collection of Embrapa) updated their information in the CCINFO database.
MUCL(Belgian Coordinated Collections of Microorganisms / MUCL Agro-environmental Fungi Collection) updated their information in the CCINFO database.
MRCKKU(Melioidosis Research Center, Faculty of Medicine) was added to the CCINFO database.