Collections

General Remarks

List of culture collections

Warning: Several acronyms cited below are not from publicly accessible, recognized Biological Resource Centres (BRCs). Culture collections of research institutes and corporations are included as well as BRCs that are not active any more. Federations and societies may be marked as active if they have an internet presence although they are not BRCs. Please contact the authors if you observe a malfunctioning link.

ABB

Asian Bacterial Bank, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, South Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

ABRC

Anaerobic Bacterial Resource Centre, University of Hyderabad, Department of Plant sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, 500 046, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ABRIICC

Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute of Iran Culture Collection, Seed and Plant Improvement Institute Campus, Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute of Iran, Mahdasht road, Karaj, 31535-1897 Tehran, Iran. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ACA-DC

Greek Coordinated Collections of Microorganisms, Dairy Laboratory, Department of Food Science and Technology, Agricultural University of Athens, Agricultural University of Athens, Iera Odos 75, Botanikos, GR-11855 Athens, Greece. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

ACAM

Australian Collection of Antarctic Microorganisms, Cooperative Research Centre for Antarctic And Southern Ocean Environment, University of Tasmania, GPO Box 252C, Hobart. Tas. 7001, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 54.

ACC

Akers Culture Collection, ICI Ltd., Alderley Park, Macclesfield, Cheshire, U.K. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ACCC

Agricultural Culture Collection of China, Institute of Soil and Fertilization, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 30 Baishiqiao Road, Beijing 100081, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 120.

ACM

Australian Collection of Microorganisms, Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane. Qld. 4072, Australia. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 54.

ACOI

Coimbra Collection of Algae, Department of Botany, University of Coimbra, 3000 Coimbra, Portugal. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AFRC

Institute of Food Research, National Collection of Food Bacteria, Shinfield, Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

AGAL

Patent Culture Collection, Australian Government Analytical Laboratory, 1 Suakin St, Pymble. NSW. 2073, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AHLDA

Animal Health Division Culture Collection, Department of Agriculture, Baron-Hay Crt., South Perth. WA. 6151, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AHN

Anaerobe Reference Laboratory, Helsinki Collection, National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

AHRL

Animal Health Research Laboratory, CSIRO Division of Animal Health, Private Bag No. 1, Parkville. Vic. 3052, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AHU

Laboratory of Culture Collection of Microorganisms, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

AIST

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Ibaraki, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AJ

Central Research Laboratories, Ajinomoto Co, Inc., Kawasaki, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 20.

AKU

Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ALIRU

Australian Legume Inoculants Research Unit, NSW Agriculture Horticultural Research and Advisory Station, Locked Bag 26, Gosford, New South Wales, 2250, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AMC

Department of Biologics Research, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Washignton, D.C., USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AMIF

American Meat Institute Foundation, Chicago, Ill., USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AMP

Australian Mycological Panel. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AMRC

FAO-WHO International Reference Centre for Animal Mycoplasmas, Institute for Medical Microbiology, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AMRC-C

Collaborating Center for Animal Mycoplasmas, Institute for Medical Microbiology, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

ANMR

Asian Network on Microbial Research. Database available in JCM. See: JCM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

API

bioMérieux sa, 69280 Marcy l'Etoile, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

ARS

Agricultural Research Service culture collection. See: NRRL. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AS

Acronym used by the China General Microbiological Culture Collection Center for their accession numbers. See: CGMCC. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ATCC

American Type Culture Collection. Corporate: ATCC, 10801 University Boulevard, Manassas, VA 20110-2209, USA Products and Services Orders: ATCC, P.O. Box 1549, Manassas, VA 20108-1549, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4705.

ATHUM

Athens Collection of Fungi, University of Athens, Athens, Greece. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ATU

Department of Biotechnology, Division of Agriculture and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

AUCM

See: VKM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

AUCNM

All-Union Collection of Nonpathogenic Microrganisms, Department of Type Cultures of Microorganisms, Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Microorganisms, URSS Academy of Sciences, Puschino, Moscow Region 142292, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

AYU

Laboratory of Applied Microbiology, Yamaguchi University, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BACC

Brucella AFSSA Culture Collection, AFSSA Alfort, O.I.E./FAO Brucellosis Reference Laboratory, Maisons-Alfort BP67 F-94703, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BC

Bacterial Collection of the Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, University of Messina, Salita Sperone 31, I-98166 Villagio S. Agata Messina, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11.

BCC

BIOTEC Culture Collection, National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), 73/1 Rama VI Road, Patumwan, Bangkok, 10400, Thailand. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 124.

BCCM

See: LMG. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BCCM/LMG

See: LMG. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BCCN

Brucella Culture Collection, INRA, Nouzilly, F-37380, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

BCCUSP

Brazilian Cyanobacteria Collection - University of Sao Paulo, University of Sao Paulo, Av. Padua Dias, 11, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, 13418-900, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BCRC

Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, P.O.Box 246, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 30099. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 706.

BDBPI

Bacteriology Department, Benaki Phytopathological Institute, 8 Delta Street, G-14561, Kiphissia, Athens, Greece. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BDUN

Department of Botany, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BDUZ

Biological Sciences University of Zimbabwe, University of Zimbabwe, Mount Pleasant, Harare MP167, Zimbabwe. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

beiResources

Biodefense and Emerging Infections Research Resources Repository. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BGSC

Bacillus Genetic Stock Center, Department of Biochemistry, College of Biological Sciences, Ohio State University, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 10.

BIM

Belarusian Collection of non-pathogenic microorganisms, Institute of microbiology, Belarus National Academy of Sciences, 2 Kuprevich str., Minsk 220141, Belarus. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BioCC

BioCC BioCen Culture Collection, BioCen, 1 1/2 Beltran, Bejucal, Havana, 6048, Cuba. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

Biorepositories

Registry of Biological Repositories (Institutional Acronyms and Collections Codes). Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BKMW

Culture Collection, Institute of Microbiology, USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BMBC

Brazilian Marine Bacteria Collection, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Beco dos Coroas, (fundos), Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, 88062-601, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BMCC

Brittany Microbe Culture Collection. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BMTU

Boehringer Mannheim GmbH Forschungszentrum Tutzing, Tutzing, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BPIC

Collections of Phytopathogenic Fungi and Bacteria, Benaki Phylopathological Institute, 8 St. Delta Street, Kiphissia, GR-14561 Athens, Greece. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

BR

Coleção de Culturas Embrapa Agrobiologia, Embrapa Agrobiologia km 7 Rodovia BR 465, Laboratório de cultura de bactérias, Cx Postal 74505, 23890-000-Seropédica RJ Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 26.

BRCC

USDA-ARS Rhizobium Germplasm Resource Collection, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Soybean and Alfalfa Research Laboratory, BARC-West, 10300 Baltimore Boulevard, Building 011, Room 19-9, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BRL

Butterwick Research Laboratories, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, UK. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

BSD

Biodegradative Strain Database, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

BTCC

Bulgarian Type Culture Collection, Institute for State Control of Drugs, Bd. Vladimir Zaimov 26, Sofia, Bulgaria. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 8.

BUCSAV

Institute of Biology, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CABI

CABI Bioscience, UK. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CABI-GRC

The Genetic Resource Collection, CABI Bioscience UK Centre (Egham) formerly IMI, Bakeham Lane, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9TY, UK (Strain numbers: IMI). Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CABRI

Common Access to Biotechnological Resources and Information. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CAIM

Collection of Aquacultural Important Microorganisms, CIAD/Mazatlán Unit for Aquaculture and Environmental Management, AP 711, Mazatlán, Sinaloa, 82000, Mexico. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 87.

CAIR

Center for the Application of Isotopes and Radiation, P.O.Box 2 KBYL, Jakarta Selatan 12240, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CAIRCC

Center for the Application of Isotopes and Radiation, P.O.Box 2 KBYL, Jakarta Selatan 12240, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CAIRO

Cairo Microbiological Resource Centre - Cairo Mircen, Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo, Egypt. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CAPM

Collection of Animal Pathogenic Microorganisms, Veterinary Research Institute, Hudcova 70, 621 32 Brno, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

CAU

Department of Microbiology, Chung-Ang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 84 HeukSeok-Ro, Dongjak-Gu, Seoul, Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 38.

CAUP

Collection of Algae, Charles University, Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Benátská 2, 128 01 Praha 2, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CB

The CB Rhizobium Collection, The CB Rhizobium Collection, CSIRO Tropical Agriculture, 306 Carmody Road, St. Lucia. Brisbane. Qld. 4067, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 18.

CBAS

Bacteria Collection of Environment and Health, Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microorganisms (LGMM) of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

CBCC

Colworth Bacterial Culture Collection, Unilever Research Laboratory, Colworth House, Sharnbrook, U.K. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CBMAI

Brazilian Collection of Microorganisms from the Environment and Industry (Colecao Brasileira de Microrganismos de Ambiente e Industria), Campinas State University (UNICAMP), CPQBA-UNICAMP / Av. Alexandre Cazelatto, 999 / Vila Betel, Paulinia, SP, CEP 13140-000, Brazil. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 15.

CBRI

Cell Biology Research Institute, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CBS

Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, Uppsalalaan 8, 3584 CT Utrecht, The Netherlands- P.O.Box 85167, 3508 AD Utrecht, The Netherlands. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 472.

CC

CSIRO Canberra Rhizobium Collection, Division of Plant Industry CSIRO, G.P.O. Box 1600, Canberra, ACT, 2601, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 13.

CCALA

Czechoslovak Database of Algae and Cyanobacteria, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany, Department Hydrobotany, Dukelská 145, CZ-37 982 Trebon, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 14.

CCAP

Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa, CEH Windermere, The Ferry House, Far Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0LP, United Kingdom. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 9.

CCARM

Culture Collection of Antibiotic Resistant Microbes, 126 Kongnung 2dong, Nowon-gu, Seoul 139-774, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CCBAU

Culture Collection of Beijiing Agricultural University, Beijiing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 67.

CCC

Culture Collection of Clavicipitaceae. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCCCM

China Committee for Culture Collection of Microorganisms, Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica, Beijiing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCCIEB

Culture Collections of Microorganisms of Center of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Center of genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, 31 Ave / 158 and 190, C. Habana P.O. Box 6162, Cuba. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCDM

Culture Collection of Department of Microbiology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Shizishan, Wuhan, Hubei, 430070, China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCDMBI

Culture Collection, Department of Microbiology, Bose Institute, 93/1 Acharya Prafulla Chandra, Calcutta, West Bengal, 700009, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCEB

Culture Collection of Entomophagous Bacteria, Institute of Entomology, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Flemingovo 2, Prague 6, Czechoslovakia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

CCF

Colleccion de Cuttivos Finlay, Instituto Finlay, 27# 19805, Civdad de la Habara 11600, Cuba. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCFC

Canadian Collection of Fungal Cultures, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Rm. 1015, K.W. Neatby Bldg., K1A OC6 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCFC/DAOM

Canadian Collection of Fungal Cultures, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Rm. 1015, K.W. Neatby Bldg., K1A OC6 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCGB

Cole(e7)o de Culturas do G(ea)ero Bacillus e G(ea)eros Correlatos, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz - Instituto Oswaldo Cruz- Departamento de Bacteriologia - Laborat(f3)io de Fisiologia Bacteriana, Av. Brasil, 4365 - Manguinhos, Cx. Postal 926, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, 21045-900, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CCIBSO

Culture Collection IBSO, Institute of Biophysics (Siberian Bransh of Russian Academy of Sciences), Akademgorodok, Krasnoyarsk 660036, Russia. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCIM

Culture Collection of the Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica, Beijing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

CCM

Czech Collection of Microorganisms, Masaryk University, Faculty of Science, Tvrdého 14, 602 00 Brno, Czech Republic. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 536.

CCMA

Coleção de Culturas de Microbiologia Agrícola, Culture Collection of Agricultural Microbiology, Universidade Federal de Lavras, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CCM-A

Coleccion de Cultivos Microbianos, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Junin 956, Piso 8, Buenos Aires 1113, Argentina. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

CCMCU

Culture Collection of Microorganisms, Department of Microbiology (Escuela Tecnica Superior de Ingenieros Agronomos), Ciudad Universitaria, 28040 Madrid, Spain. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCMEE

Culture Collection of Microorganisms from Extreme Environments, University of Oregon, Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 5289 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403-5289, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CCMI

Culture Collection of Industrial Microorganisms, National Institute of Industrial Technology, Azinhaga dos Lameiros, Lisboa 1699-038, Portugal. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCMM

Moroccan Coordinated Collections of Microorganisms, Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique et Technique (CNRST), 52, Avenue Omar Ibn Khattab - B.P 8027 - Agdal, Rabat 10.102, Morocco. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11.

CCMP

Provasoli-Guillard National Center for Culture of Marine Phytoplankton, Bigelow Laboratory, McKown Point, West Boothbay Harbor, ME 04575, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CCOC

Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz-FIOCRUZ, Instituto Nacional de Controle de Qualidade em Saude-INCQS, Av. Brasil, 4365-Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045-900, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCOS

Culture Collection of Switzerland. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 22.

CCRC

The Culture Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, P.O. Box 246, Hsinchu, 30099, Taiwan, R.O.C. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 396.

CCRI

Collection du Centre de Recherche en Infectiologie, Universite Laval, 2705 Boulevard Laurier, RC709, Quebec, Quebec, G1V 4G2, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

CCSIIA

Culture Collection of Sichuan Industrial Institute Antibiotics, Sichuan Industrial Institute of Antibiotics, Shanbangiao P.O.Box 610051, Chengdu, Sichuan, China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCSM

Culture Collection for Soil Microorganisms, Soil and Water Reserarch Instutute(SWRI), North Kargar Ave., Jalal Al Ahmad, Tehran, Tehran, 14155-6185, Iran. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCT

Coleção de Culturas Tropical, Rua Latino Coelho, 1301 Parque Taquaral, CEP 13087-010 - Campinas - SP - Brasil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 12.

CCTCC

Chinese Centre for Type Cultures Collections, Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, 430072, China. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 899.

CCTM

Centre de Collection de Types Microbiens, Institut Universitaire de Microbiologie, 44 Rue du Bugnon, CH-1011, Lausanne, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCUB

Actinomycete Culture Collection, University of Bradford, Richmon Rd., Bradford, Yorkshire BD7 1DP, U.K. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CCUG

Culture Collection, University of Göteborg, Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Institute of Clinical Bacteriology, Immunology, and Virology, Guldhedsgatn 10A s-413, 46 Göteborg, Sweden. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2919.

CCY

Culture Collection of Yeasts, Institute of Chemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CDA

Canadian Department of Agriculture, Ottawa, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

CDBB

Unidad de Servicios de la Coleccion Nacional de Cepas Microbianas y Cultivos Celulares, Centro de Investigacion y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN, Av. Instituto Politecnico Nacional 2508, Mexico, D.F., Del. G.A. Madero, 07360, Mexico. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CDC

Centers for Disease Control, United States Public Health Service, 1600 Clifton Rd., Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 93.

CEB

Centre d'Etudes du Bouchet, Le Bouchet, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CECT

Colección Espagnola de Cultivos Tipo, Universitat de Valencia, Edeficio de Investigación, Campus de Burjasot, 46100 Burjasot (Valencia), Spain. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 911.

CELMS

Collection of Environmental and Laboratory Microbial Strains, University of Tartu, 23 Riia Str, Tartu 51010, Estonia. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CENACUMI

Centro Nacional de Cultivos Microbianos, P.O.Box 60-600, Mexico City, D.F., 03800, Mexico. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CEPIM

Centro per gli Enterobatteri Patogeni per l'Italia Meridionale, Instituto di Igiene dell'Universita, Via del Vespro, 133, Palermo 90127, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CEPM

Centre d'Etudes sur le Polymorphisme des Micro-organismes, Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, 911 avenue Agropolis-B.P.5045, 34032 Montpellier Cedex 01, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CETESB

Setor de Pesquisa Tecnologica de Sistemas de Tratamento de Efluentes Domesticos, Cia. de Tecnologia de Saneamento Ambiental, Av. Prof. Frederico Herman Jr, 345, Alto de Pinheiros, 05489 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CFBP

Collection Francaise des Bacteries Phytopathogenes, INRA Station de Pathologie Végétale et Phytobactériologie, 42 rue G. Morel, B.P. 57, F-49071 Beaucouzé Cedex, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 229.

CFML

Collection de la Faculté de Médecine de Lille, 1 place de Verdun, 59045 Lille Cedex, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 12.

CFN

Centro de Investigación sobre Fijación de Nitrógeno, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Apdo Postal 565-A, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

CGMCC

China General Microbiological Culture Collection Centre, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, PR China. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1734.

CGSC

Escherichia coli Genetic Stock Center, 830 Kline Biology Tower, MCD Biology Department, 266 Whitney Ave., PO box 208103, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520-8193, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CH-AG

Collection de Recherche, Centre Hospitalier General Avranches-Granville Laboratoire de Microbiologie, 59 rue de la Liberte, 50300 Avranches, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CIAM

Collection of Nonpathogenic Microorganisms for Agriculture, All-Russia Research Institute for Agricultural Microbiology (ARRIAM), Shosse Podbelskogo, 3, Saint-Petersburg - Pushkin 196608, Russian Federation. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CIAT

Rhizobium Collection, Centro International de Agricultura Tropical, AA 6713, Cali, Colombia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

CICC

Chinese Center for industrial Culture Collection, Xiao Yun Road Chao Yan District Beijing, China. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 70.

CICIM

The Culture and Information Centre of Industrial Microoganisms of China Universities, Southern Yangtze University, 170 Huihe Rd., Wuxi, Jiangsu, 214036, China. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CICV

Centro de Investigaciones en Ciencias Veterinarias, Las Cabanas Y Los Reseros, Villa Udaondo, Buenos Aires, 1708-C.C.No 77, Argentina. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CIMSC

Collezione Instituto di Microbiologia, Spedali Civili, P. le Spedali Civili 1, Brescia 25100, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CIP

Collection de l'Institut Pasteur, Institut Pasteur, 28 Rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2862.

CIPT

Collection Institut Pasteur Tuberculose, Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Dr Roux, Paris 75724 Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CIRM-BIA

Centre International de Ressources Microbiennes Bacteries d'Interet Alimentaire, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, INRA UMR STLO - 65, rue de Saint brieuc, Rennes Cedex 35042, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CIRM-BP

Centre International de Ressources Microbiennes - Bacteries Pathogenes, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, IASP 311- INRA, centre de Tours, Nouzilly 37380, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CLIP

Listeria Collection of the Pasteur Institute, Institut Pasteur, 28 Rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

CMCC

China Medical Culture Collection Center, National Institute for the Control of Pharmaceutical and Biological Products (NICPBP), Ministry of Public Health, Beijing, China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CMDM-PUJ

Coleccion Microorganismos Departamento Microbiologia, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 7 CARRERA #43-82, Bogota, Cundinamarca, Colombia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CMI

See: IMI. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 10.

CMMC

China Marine Microbe Collection, Yellow Sea Fisheries Research Institute of Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences, nanjing Road 106, qingdao, shandong, 266071, China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CMPPB

Collection of Microbiological Cultures - Potential Producers of Biopesticides, Research-Industrial Company Rosagroservice, Gamaleya street, 18, Moscow, 123098, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CN

Wellcome Collection of Bacteria, Burroughs Wellcome Research Laboratories, Beckenham, Kent, UK. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 13.

CNBLM

Collectione Nationale de Bacteria, Lab. Microbiologia, Centro per l'Ecologia Teorica e Applicata CETA, Via Vittorio Veneto 19, I-34170, Gorizia, Ital. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CNCM

Collection Nationale de Cultures de Microorganismes, Institut Pasteur, 25 Rue du Docteur Roux, 75015 Paris, France. "Microorganisms in the CNCM (National Collection of Cultures of Microorganisms) are deposited under the Budapest Treaty for the purposes of patent procedure. Information and samples are not accessible according to the good will of the CNCM, but according to the Regulations under this treaty. Pursuant to Rule 9.2 of these regulations no information can be given by the CNCM about microorganisms we have, and therefore, no catalogue is publicly available." (Hurtado-Ortiz, R., pers. comm., February 2020). Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 21.

CNCMI

Collection Nationale de Cultures de Microorganismes, Institut Pasteur, 25 Rue du Docteur Roux, 75015 Paris, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CNCTC

Czech National Collection of Type Cultures, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 110 42 Praha 10, Czech Republic. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 16.

CNPBS

Centro Nacional de Pesquisa em Biologia do Solo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CNRZ

Centre National de Recherches Zootechniques, Jouy-en-Josas, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

CNS

Centre National des Salmonella, Paris, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CNU

Collection of Newcastle University, Department of Microbiology, The Medical School, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

CNY

Centre National des Yersinia, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

CPAC

Cpac-Embrapa, Embrapa-Cerrados, CX.Postal 08223, Planaltina, DF, 73301-970, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CPCC

Canadian Phycological Culture Centre (formerly known as the University of Toronto Culture Collection of Algae and Cyanobacteria, UTCC), Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Ave W., Waterloo, ON, CANADA N2L3G1. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 44.

CPHS

WHO/FAO/OIE Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Leptospirosis, Western Pacific Region, Laboratory of Microbiology and Pathology, Centre for Public Health Sciences, Queensland Department of Health, 39 Kessels Road, Coopers Plains. Qld. 4108, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CPPIPP

Collection of Plant Pathogens, Plant Protection Institute, Miczurina 20, 60-318 Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CPZ

Centro Panamericano de Zoonosis, Casilla 3092 Correo Central, Martinez, Buenos Aires, D-3300, Argentina. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CRAB

Centre National de Référence des Antibiotiques, Bacterial strains available from the CRAB, Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Dr Roux - 75724 Paris Cedex 15. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CRBIP

Biological Resource Center of Institut Pasteur, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

CRIPP

Culture Collection of Rhizobia, Research Institute of Crop Production, Drnovská 507, 161 06 Praha 6 - Ruzyně, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CRL

Centro de Referencia Para Lactobacilos, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas, Chacabuco 145, San Miguel de Tucuman, Tucuman, 4000, Argentina. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CRS

Collection of Rhizobium Strains, Institute of Soil Sciences (IUNG), Department of Microbiology, ul. Gorskiego 7 (Osada Palacowa), 24-100 Pulawy, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CSCC

CSIRO Starter Culture Collection, CSIRO Division of Foodscience, Graham Road, Highett. Vic. 3190, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CSIR

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Pretoria, South Africa. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CSMA

Centro di Studio dei Microorganismi Autotrofi - CNR, Instituto di Microbiologia Agraria e Tecnica Universita degli Studi - Firenze, P.zale Cascine, 27, Firenze 50144, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CSUR

Collection de Souches de l'Unité des Rickettsies, Unité des Rickettsies, CNRS UMR6020, 27 Bd Jean Moulin, 13385 Marseille, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 154.

CUB

Actinomycete Culture Collection, University of Bradford, Richmon Rd., Bradford, Yorkshire BD7 1DP, U.K. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

CUETM

Collection de l'Unité d'Écotoxicologie Microbienne, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), 369 rue Jules Guesde, B.P. 39, 59651 Villeneuve d'Ascq cedex, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

CVCC

China Veterinary Culture Collection Center, National Control Institute of Veterinary Bio-products and Pharmaceutical (NCIVBP), Ministry of Agriculture, Beijing, China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CVCM

Centro Venezolano de Colecciones de Microorganismos, Instituto de Biologia Experimental, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Calle Suapure, Colinas de Bello Monte, Caracas, DC, 1041-A, Venezuela. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

CY

Centre des Yersinia, Institut Pasteur, 25 Rue du Docteur Roux, Paris, 75724 Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 7.

DACT

Dept. Agricult. Chem. Technol., Technical University of Budapest, Gellert ter 4, 1111 Budapest XI., Hungary. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DAOM

National Mycological Herbarium, Plant Research Institute, Department of Agriculture Ottawa, Canada. See: CCFC/DAOM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DAPP-PG

Dipartimento di Arboricoltura e Protezione delle Piante, Università di Perugia, Borgo XX Giugno, 74, 06121 Perugia, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

DAR

Plant Pathology Herbarium, Orange Agricultural Institute, Forest Road, Orange. NSW 2800, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DBM

Collection of Yeasts and Industrial Microorganisms, Institute of Chemical Technology, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Technická 5, 166 28 Praha 6, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DBS

Department of Biological Culture Collection, National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge Road 119260, Singapore. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DBUA

Department of Biology, Section of Ecology and Systematics, University of Athens, Panepistimiopolis, G-15784, Athens, Greece. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DBUM

Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, U50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DBVPG

Collezione del Lieviti Industriali, Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Perugia, Borgno XX Giugno, 74, I-06121, Perugia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DCC

Dairy Culture Collection, Faculty of Biotechnology, Agricultural College of Athens, Iera Odos 75, G- 11855, Otanikos Athens, Greece. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DE-CSIRO

CSIRO Insect Pathogen Collection, CSIRO Division of Entomology, PO Box 1700, Canberra. ACT 2601, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMBUK

Department of Microbiology, University of Kelaniya, Dalugama, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMCCUM

Microbiology Department Culture Collection, Department of Microbiology, University of Melbourne, Royal Parade, Parkville. Vic. 3052, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMCCUS

School of Biological Sciences Culture Collection, University of Surrey, Stag Hill, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 5XH, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMKKU1

Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, 123 Mitraparp, Muang, Khon Kaen, 40002, Thailand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMMZ

Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Zurich, CH-8028, Zurich, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 9.

DMPMC

Department of Microbiology, Department of Microbiology, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, University of Western Australia, Nedlands. WA. 6009, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMSRDE

DMSRDE Culture Collection, DRDO New Delhi, G.T. Road Post Box No. 320, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, 208 013, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMST

Department of Medical Sciences Culture Collection, National Institute of Health, Department of Medical Sciences, Tiwanond Road, Nonthaburi, 11000, Thailand. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMUIJ

Department of Microbiology, University of Indonesia, J1. Pegangsaan Timur 16, Jakarta Pusat, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMUR

Department of Mycology, University of Recife, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DMVB

Veterinary Branch of National Strain Collection, Veterinary Institute, Department of Microbiology, Al. Partyzantow 57, 24-100 Pulawy, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DOA

Department Of Agriculture, Thailand. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DPC

Dairy Products Research Center, Teagasc, Moorepark, Fermoy, County Cork, Ireland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

DPDU

Instituto de difesa delle Plante, Unvinersita degli Studi di Udine, Udine, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DPIWE-FHU

Fish Disease Culture Collection, Fish Health Unit, Department of Primary Industries Water Environment, 165 Westbury Road, Launceston, Tasmania, 7250, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DPUA

Departamento de Patologia/ICB, Universidade do Amazonas, Campus Universitario, Estrada do Contorno, S/N, 69.000 Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DRL

Diagnostical and Research Laboratory, Budapest, Hungary. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

DSIR

Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Mount Albert Research Centre, Auckland, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

DSM

Acronym used by DSMZ - Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen und Zellkulturen GmbH, Inhoffenstrasse 7B, D-38124 Braunschweig, Germany. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11863.

DSMZ

See: DSM. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ECACC

European Collection of Cell Cultures. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ECCO

European Culture Collections’ Organization. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ECOR

Escherichia coli Reference Collection, Microbial Evolution Laboratory, 165 Food Safety and Toxicology Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

EMCC

Egypt Microbial Culture Collection, Cairo Microbiological Resources Centre (Cairo MIRCEN), Ain Shams University, Faculty of Agriculture, P.O.Box 68, Shoubra Garden, Cairo, 11241, Egypt. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ENCB-IPN

Coleccion de cultivos de la Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biologicas, Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biologicas. I.P.N., Carpio y Plan de Ayala s/n, Mexico D.F., Mexico, 11340, Mexico. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ESAP

Instituto Zimotecnico-Z, Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz-ESALQ-USP, Departamento de Ciencia e Tecnologia Agroindustrial, Av. Padua Dias, 11, 09, Piracicaba, SP, 13418-900, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ETH

Kultursammlungen der Eidgenössischen Technischen Hochschule (ETH), Zürich, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ETHZ

Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule-Zentrum, Mikrobiologisches Institut, Zürich, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

EX

Microbiological culture collection, University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty, Department of Biology, Vecna pot 111, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

FAT

Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FBABC

Freshwater Biological Association Bacterial Collection, Ferry House, Far Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria LA 22 0LP, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FBGMU

Faculty of Biology, Gadjah Mada University, J1.Teknika Selatan, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FCCM

Federation of Czechoslovak Collections of Microorganisms. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FDA

US Food and Drug Administration, Washington, D.C., USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FDC

Forsyth Dental Center, Boston, Massachussetts 02115, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

FERM

Patent Microorganism Depository, National Institute of Bioscience and Human-Technology (NIBHT) (formerly the Fermentation Research Institute (FRI), Agency of Industrial Science and Industry, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki, 305 Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 20.

FGSC

Fungal Genetics Stock Center. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FIRDI

Food Industry Research and Development Institute, HsinChu, 30052, Taiwan, ROC. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

FLRM

Farmitalia Laboratori Ricerche Microbiologia, Milan, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FMJ

Faculty of Medicine, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FMR

Facultad de Medicina, Reus, Tarragona, Spain. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FNCC

Food and Nutrition Culture Collection, Gadjah Mada University, Jl. Teknika Utara, Yogyakarta 55281, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FPC

Fish Pathogen Collection, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

FRI

Food Research Institute, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Tsukuba, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FRR

CSIRO Division of Food Research, CSIRO Food science, PO Box 52, North Ryde. NSW. 2113, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FTCC

Food Technology Culture Collection, Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute, Food Technology Centre, MARDI, GPO Box 12301, Kuala Lumpur, 50774, Malaysia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

FTK

Forintek Culture Collection of Wood-Inhabiting Fungi, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

GAB

Greek Aquaculture Bacteria, Laboratory of Ichthyology, Veterinary Medicine, Aristotele University of Thessaloniki and Laboratory of Ichthyopathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Thessaly - Institute of Aquaculture of the Hellenic Center for Marine Research Athen, AUTH campus, PO BOX 395, Thessaloniki 52124, Greece (Hellenic Rep.). Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

GAM

Grupo Actinomicetales Merida Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Los Andes, P.O. Box 164Merida, 5101A, Venezuela. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

GBS

Ginseng Genetic Resource Bank, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

GCL

Central Laboratories, Ministry of Health Jerusalem, Jaffa Street 86, Jerusalem, Israel. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

GCMCC

See: CGMCC. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

GDMCC

Guangdong Culture Collection Centre of Microbiology. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 68.

GIEM

Gamaleya Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

GIFU

See: GTC-GIFU. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 19.

GIMCC

See: GDMCC. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

GSF

National Research Centre for Environment and Health, Institute of Soil Ecology, D-85764 Neuherberg, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

GTC

See: GTC-GIFU. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 20.

GTC-GIFU

Gifu Type Culture Collection (GTC), Gifu University Culture Collection (GIFU), Department of Microbiology, Gifu University School of Medicine, 40 Tsukasa-Machi, Gifu 500-8705, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HAC

Faculty of Agriculture, Kobe University, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HACC

Research Laboratories, Hindustan Antibiotics Ltd., India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

HAM

Institut für Allgemeine Mikrobiologie, Christian-Albrechts-Universität, Kiel, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

HAMBI

Culture Collection of the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 403.

HAU

Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HCC

Hawaii Culture Collection, Marine Bioproducts Engineering Center (MarBEC), University of Hawaii, 2525 Correa Road, HIG 131, Honolulu, HI 96822-2219, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HDP

Centre National de Référence des Streptocoques, Service de Microbiologie, Hôtel-Dieu Paris (HDP), Université Paris VI, 1 place du Parvis Notre-Dame, F-75181 Paris 04, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

HKI

Hans-Knöll-Institut für Naturstoff-Forschung e.V., D-07745 Jena, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 29.

HKUCC

The University of Hong Kong Culture Collection, Dept. of Ecology and Biodiversity, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HMGB

Hungarian Microbiology Gene Bank, Microbiological Department, Group of the Department of Food Technology and Microbiology of the University of Horticulture, 1064 Budapest, Izabella, Hungary. See: NCAIM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HNCMB

Hungarian National Collection of Medical Bacteria, B. Johan National Center for Epidemiology, Gyali ut 2-6, H-1097 Budapest, Hungary. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HPKTCC

Helicobacter pylori Korean Type Culture Collection, Gyeongsang National University College of Medine, 90 Chiram-dong, Jiju, Gyeongsangnam-do, 660-751, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HSCC

Culture Collection of the Research and Development Department, Higeta Shoyu, Co., Ltd., 2-8 Chuo-cho, Choshi, Chiba 288, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 10.

HULL

Department of Biochemistry, The University, Hull HU6 7RX North Humbersid, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

HUT

Laboratory for Fermentation, Faculty of Engineering, Hiroshima University, Higashihiroshima, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 51.

IACR

Long Ashton Research Station, Integrated Approach to Crop Research, Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Bristol, Long Ashton, Bristol BS18 9AF, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IAF

Institute Armand Frappier, Centre de Recherche en Bactériologie, Quebec, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IAFB

Collection of Industrial Microorganisms, Institute of Agricultural and Food Biotechnology (IAFB), Rakowiecka 36, PL-02-532 Warsaw, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IAL

Secao de Colecao de Culturas, Instituto Adolfo Lutz, Av. Dr. Arnaldo 355, Sao Paulo 01246-902, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IAM

Institute of Applied Microbiology, Culture Collection, The University of Tokyo, Yayoi, Bunko-Ku, Tokyo, Japan. (Collection transferred to JCM). See: JCM. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 272.

IAMCC

Institute of Applied Microbiology, Culture Collection, The University of Tokyo, Yayoi, Bunko-Ku, Tokyo, Japan. (Collection transferred to JCM). See: JCM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IAUR

Institute of Antibiotics, University of Recife, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IAW

Research and Development Centre for Biotechnology Culture Collection, ul. Staroscinska 5, 02-516 Warszawa, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IBA

Collection of Microorganisms Producing Antibiotics, Institute of Biotechnology and Antibiotics, Staroscinska 5, PL-02-516 Warsaw, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IBAC

Institute of Botany, Academica Sinica, Beijiing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IBL

Botanical Institute, Lisbon Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon, Portugal. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IBPhM

Department of Type Culture of Microorganisms, Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Microorganisms, URSS Academy of Sciences, Puschino, Moscow Region, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IBPRM

Culture Collection of the Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants and Microorganisms, RAS, Prospect Entusiastov, 13Saratov, 410015, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IBRC

Iranian Biological Resources Center, Academic Center for Education Culture and Research (ACECR), No. 80, West Howeyzeh St., North Sohrevardi Ave.,Tehran,Tehran,1551916111, Iran. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 56.

IBS

Institut de Bactériologie de la Faculté de Médecine, Université Louis-Pasteur, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, 3 rue Koeberlé, 6700 Strasbourg, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 9.

IBSBF

Biological Institute Culture Collection of Phytopathogenic Bacteria, Instituto Biologico, Rodovia Heitor Penteado, Km 3,5, Caixa Postal 70, Campinas, Sao Paulo, 13001-970, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

IBSO

See: CC IBSO. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IBT

IBT Culture Collection of Fungi, Mycology Group, BioCentrum-DTU, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ICBB

Indonesian Center for Biodiversity and Biotechnology, ICBB Culture Collection for Microorganisms and Cell Culture, Taman Yasmin Sektor VI No. 150, Bogor, West Java, 16006, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ICCF

Collection of Industrial Microorganisms, National Institute for Chemical Pharmaceutical Research and Development (ICCF), 112 Soseaua Vitan, Bucharest, sector 3, 74373, Romania. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ICI

Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd., Welwyn, Hertfordshire, UK. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ICMP

Culture Collection of Plant Diseases Division, New Zealand Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Landcare Research, Private Bag 92170, Auckland, New Zealand. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 182.

ICPB

International Collection of Phytopathogenic Bacteria, USDA, Ft. Detrick, MD, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 23.

IEBC

International Entomopathogenic Bacillus Centre (WHO), Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Dr Roux, Paris 75015, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IEGM

Regional Specialized Alkanotrophic Microorganism Collection of the Institute of Ecology and Genetics of Microorganisms, Ural Branch RAS. Goleva Str., 13, Perm, 614081, Russia. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 17.

IEKC

The International Escherichia and Klebsiella Centre (WHO), Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, Copenhagen 2300 S, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IEM

Czech National Collection of Type Cultures, Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Prague, Czech. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IFAM

Institut für Allgemeine Mikrobiologie, Universität Kiel, Am Botauischen Garten 1-9, Kiel, D-24118, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 27.

IFBM

Streptokokken Sammlung, Institut fur Hygiene an der Bundesanstalt fur Milchforschung, Hermann Weigmann Strasse 1, D-2300 Kiel, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IFM

Research Center for Pathogenic Fungi and Microbial Toxicoses, Chiba University, Chiba, Chiba 260-8673, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 79.

IFO

Institute for Fermentation, Culture Collection of Microorganizms, 17-85, Juso-honmachi, 2-chome, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka 532-8686, Japan. From July 01, 2002, all cultures preserved in the IFO have been transferred to the NBRC. NBRC number corresponds to the same IFO number (e.g. NBRC 12345 = IFO 12345). See: NBRC. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1447.

IGC

Center of Biology, Gulbenkian Institute of Science, Oeiras, Portugal. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IGESALQ

Colecao Microorganismos, Departmento de Genetica Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz, Av.Padua Dias 11-P.O.Box 83, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, 13400-970, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IHEM

Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Mycology Laboratory, Brussels, Belgium. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IIBM-UNAM

Industrial Culture Collection, Instituto de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 04510, México DF, Mexico. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IID

Laboratory Culture Collection, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IJFM

Instituto Jaime Ferrán de Microbiología Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid, Spain. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IMAC

Institute of Microbiology, Academica Sinica, Beijiing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IMAS

Museum of Cultures, Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences, Beijing, PR China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IMCC

Inha Microbe Culture Collection, Inha University, Incheon 402-751, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 55.

IMD

Industrial Microbiology Dublin, Dept. of Industrial Microbiology, University College, Stillorgan Road, Dublin 4, Ireland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IMET

Institute for Microbiology and Experimental Therapy (Zentralinstitut für Mikrobiologie und Experimentelle Therapie), Beutenbergstrasse 11, Jena 69, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 176.

IMG

Institut für Mikrobiologie, Universität Göttingen, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IMI

See: CABI GRC. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

IMMIB

Culture Collection of the Institute of Medical Microbiology and Immunology of the University of Bonn, Sigmund-Freud Str. 25, D-53127 Bonn, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 40.

IMRU

Institute of Microbiology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 12.

IMSNU

Institute of Microbiology, Seoul National University, Seoul 151-742, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 89.

IMUR

Institute of Mycology, University of Recife, Recife, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IMV

See: UCM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

IMVS

Clinical Microbiology Culture Collection, Institute of Medical and Veterinary Science, PO Box 14, Rundle Mall, Adelaide. SA 5000, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

IMYZA

Instituto de Microbiologia y Zoologia Agricola, Instituto Nacional de Tecnologia Agropecuaria, C.C.25 (1712), Castelar, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

INA

Institute for New Antibiotics, Bolshaya Pirogovskaya II, Moscow 119867, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 100.

InaCC

Indonesian Culture Collection, a national depository for microorganisms (Culture Collection of Microorganism), under the management of Microbiology Division, Research Center for Biology, the Indonesian Institute of Sciences. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 18.

INCQS

Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz-FIOCRUZ, Instituto Nacional de Controle de Qualidade em Saude-INCQS, Av. Brasil, 4365-Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21045-900, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

INDRE

Pathogen Fungi and Actinomycetes Collection, Instituto Nacional de Diagnostico y Referencia Epidemiologica S. S., Carpio No. 470. Santo Tomas. M, Mexico, D.F., 700009, Mexico. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

INIFAT

INIFAT Fungus Collection, Ministerio de Agricultura, Habana. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

INMI

Culture Collection of the Institute for Microbiology, USSR Academy of Sciences, 7 Bldg 2, Prospekt 60-letiya Oktiyabriya, Moscow GSP-7, 117811, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 38.

INPA

National Institute of Amazonia Research, Manaus, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

INRA

Microbiologie des Sols, ACRONYM, 17 Rue Sully, B.V. 1540, Dijon Cedex.21034, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IOC

Institute of Oil Crops, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijiing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IOEB

Institut d'Oenologie de Bordeaux, Faculté d'Oenologie Université de Bordeaux 2, 351 Cours de la Liberation, 33405 Talence, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IOMCC

International Organization for Mycoplasmatology Culture Collection, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IP

Department of Insect Pathology, Institute of Entomology, České Budĕjovice, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

IPDH

Institue for Poultry Disease, The School of Veterinary Medicine, D-3000 Hannover, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

IPF

Collection of Industrial Microorganisms, Institute of Fermentation Industry, ul. Rakowiecka 36, 02-532 Warszawa, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IPOD

International Patent Organism Depositary, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, AIST Tsukuba Central 6, 1-1-1 Higashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IPPAS

Collection of Microalgae of the Institute of Plant Physiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Botanicheskaya 35, Moscow 127276, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IPR

Culture Collection of the Institute of Plant Physiology, RAS, Botanicheskaja St. 35, Moscow, 127276, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

IPT

Instituto de Pesquisas Tecnológicas do Estado de São Paulo, Av. Professor Almeida Prado, 532, CEP 05508-901, São Paulo, SP, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

IPV

Instituto di Patologia Vegetale, Milano, Italia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11.

ISC

International Salmonella Centre (W.H.O.), Institut Pasteur, 28 Rue du Docteur Roux, Paris 75724 Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ISP

International Streptomyces Project, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio, 43015, USA (Terminated). Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 64.

ISPB

Institut des Sciences Pharmaceutiques et Biologiques, Laboratoire de Microbiologie, 8 avenue Rockefeller, 69373 Lyon cedex 08, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

ISRI

Indonesian Sugar Research Institute (Pusat Penelitian Perkebunan Gula Indonesia), Jl. Pahlawan 25, Pasuruan 67126, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ISS

Collection of Bacteria, Institute of Soil Science, Department of Soil Microbiology, Teodora Drajzera 7, pob 33, Belgrade, Serbia, 11000, Yugoslavia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

ITA

Bacteriology Laboratory, Tasmanian Department of Agriculture, 165 Westbury Road, Launceston. Tas. 7250, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITALSL

Secao de Leite e Derivados, Instituto de Tecnologia de Alimentos, Av. Brasil, 288013073 Campinas, SP, Cx. Postal 139, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITALSM

Secao de Microbiologia, Instituto de Tecnologia de Alimentos, Av. Brasil, 288013073 Campinas, SP, Cx. Postal 139, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITBCC

Institute of Technology Bandung Culture Collection, Laboratory for Microbiology and Fermentation Technology, Jalan Ganesa 10, Bandung 40132, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITCC

Indian Type Culture Collection, Division of Mycology and Plant Pathology, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Mycology Div, I.A.R.I., New Delhi 110012, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITD

Coleccion de Cepas Microbianas, Instituto Tecnologico de Durango, Felipe Pescador 1830, Durango, Mexico. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITDI

Industrial Technology Development Institute, Gen. Santos Ave., Bicutan, Taguig, M.M., Philippines. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITEM

Agri-Food Toxigenic Fungi Culture Collection, Institute of Sciences of Food Production, Bari, Italy. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

ITG

Institut français des fromages, 419 Route des Champs Laitiers, La Roche Sur Foron 74801, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ITH

W.H.O./F.A.O. Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Leptospirosis, Royal Tropical Institute, Dept. of Biomedical Research, Meibergdreef 39, Amsterdam 1105 AZ Z.O, The Netherlands. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IUNG

Collection of Rhizobium Strains, Institute of Soil Sciences (IUNG), Department of Microbiology, ul. Gorskiego 7 (Osada Palacowa), 24-100 Pulawy, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IW

Veterinary Branch of National Strain Collection, Veterinary Institute, Department of Microbiology, Al. Partyzantow 57, 24-100 Pulawy, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

IZ

Departamento de Tecnologia Rural, Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz-USP, Av. Padua Dias, 1113400 Piracicaba, SP, Cx. Postal 9, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

JBRI

Jeju Biodiversity Research Institute, Jeju 690-121, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

JCM

Japan Collection of Microorganisms, Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN), Wako, Saitama 351-0198, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6910.

JCT

James Cook Townsville Culture Collection, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

JFCC

Japan Federation for Culture Collections. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

JHH

New York State Herbarium, Albany, NY, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

JSCC

Japan Society for Culture Collections. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

KACC

Korean Agricultural Culture Collection (KACC), National Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology (NIAST), 249 Seodundong Kweonseonku, Suwon, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 979.

KBS

W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, Michigan, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

KCC

Culture Collection of Actinomycetes, Kaken Chemical Company Ltd., 6-42 Jujodai-1-Chome, Tokyo 114, Japan. (Collection transferred to JCM). See: JCM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 41.

KCCM

Korean Culture Center of Microorganisms, Yurim Bild., 361-221, Hongje-dong, Sodaemoon-ku, Seoul 120-091, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 206.

KCOM

Korean Collection for Oral Microbiology, Department of Oral Biochemistry, School of Dentistry, Chosun University, Guwangju, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 9.

KCTC

Korean Collection for Type Cultures, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Yusong, Taejon 305-600, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3819.

KEMB

Korea Environmental Microorganisms Bank, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 121.

KEMC

Korea Environmental Microorganism Center, Kyonggi University, 94-6 Yiui-dong, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon, 443-760, Pepublic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 15.

KEMH

KEMH/PMH Culture Collection, King Edward Memorial Hospital/PMH for Children, Thomas Street, Subiaco. WA. 6008, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

KFCC

Korean Federation of Culture Collections, Shinchondong Sodaemunku, Seoul 120-749, Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

KIT

Laboratorium voor Tropische Hygiene, Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen, Meibergdreef 39, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

KLMB

The Key Laboratory of Microbial Diversity in Southwest China, Ministry of Education and Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio-resources, Yunnan Institute of Microbiology, Yunnan University, Kunming, Yunnan, 650091, PR China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

KMM

Collection of Marine Microorganisms, Pacific Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Far-Eastern Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, 690022 Vladivostok, Prospekt 100 Let Vladivostoku 159, Russia. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 167.

KORDI

Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute, Ansan 426-744, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

KOS

Collection of Salmonella Microorganisms, Institute of Maritime and Tropical Medicine, National Salmonella Centre, Powstania Styczniowego 9 b, PL-81-519 Gdynia, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

KPB

Prostate Tissue and microorganism, Korea Prostate Bank, 5010 Catholic Research Institutes 505 Banpo-dong Seocho-gu, Seoul 137-040, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

KUEN

KUKENS - Centre for Research and Application of Culture Collections of Microorganisms, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Capa-Istanbul, Turkey. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

KUKENS

Centre for Research and Application of Culture Collections of Microorganisms, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Temel Bilimler Binasi, TR-34390 Capa-Istanbul, Turkey. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

KY

Tokyo Research Laboratory, Kyowa Hakko Kogyo, Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

LAKTO-FLORA

Culture Collection of Dairy Microorganisms, Milcom Servis a.s., BÅlohorskÁ 128, 169 00 Praha 6, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

Lancefield

Lancefield Streptococcus Collection, Laboratory of Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunology, Box 172, The Rockefeller University, 1230 York Avenue, New York, New York 10021, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LBG

Institute for Agricultural Bacteriology and Fermentation Biology, Confederated Technical High School, Zurich, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

LCC

Collection of Dairy Cultures (Laboratory of the Culture Collection), Agricultural-Technical Academy, Department of Microbiology, Pl. Cieszynski 1 (= Kortowo Bl. 43), 10-957 Olsztyn, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LCDC

Laboratory Center for Disease Control, Health and Welfare Canada, Tunney's Pasture, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A OL2, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

LCP

Laboratory of Cryptogamy, National Museum of Natural History, Paris, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LDDC

Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40511, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

LE

Servico de Microbiologia e Imunologia, Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas - UERJ, Rua Prof. Manuel de Abreu, 48, Rio de Janeiro 20550 RJ, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

LHMC

Department of Oral Microbiology, Royal London Hospital Medical College, London, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LIA

Museum of Cultures, Leningrad Research Institute of Antibiotics, 23 Ogorodnikov Prospect, Leningrad L-20, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LIPIMC

Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia (Indonesian Institute for Sciences), Pusat Penenlitian dan Pengembangan Biologi (Research and Development Centre for Biology) Address: Pustlitbang Biologi, JI. Juanda 18, Bogor, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LIPP

Leptospirotheque, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Dr Roux, Paris 75724 Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LMAU

Laboratory Microbiology, Agricultural University, Wageningen, Netherlands. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

LMCH

Laboratoire de Microbiologie, Centre Hospitalier, BP 269, Cahors 46005, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LMD

Laboratorium voor Microbiologie der Technische Hogeschool, Delft University of Technology, Julianalaan 67A, 2628 BC Delft, The Netherlands. See: NCCB. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 14.

LMG

Collection of the Laboratorium voor Microbiologie en Microbiele Genetica, Rijksuniversiteit, Ledeganckstraat 35, B-9000, Gent, Belgium. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3785.

LMS

Carolina Biological Supply Company, 2700 York Road, Burlington, North Carolina, 27215-3387, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LOCK

Centre of Industrial Microorganisms, Institute of Fermentation Technology and Microbiology, Technical University, ul. Gdanska 166 (= Wolczanska 171/173 - corner), 90-537 Lodz, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LRTL

Laboratoire de Recherches et Technologies Laitière de Rennes, Rennes, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LSH

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LSHB

Biochemistry Department, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LSU

Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LTH

Institut für Lebensmitteltechnologie, Universität Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 7.

LTI

Cryobank of Microorganisms-Destructors, Department of Molecular biotechnology, Leningrad Lensoviet Institute of Technology, Moscowsky Prospekt, 26, Leningrad 198013, Russian Federation. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

LUH

Collection L. Dijkshoorn, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

LY

Laboratoire de Mycologie associé au C.N.R.S., Université Claude Bernard, Lyon I, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

MAFF

Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Genebank, National Institute of Agrobiological Resources, Kannondai 2-1-2, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8602 Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

MAO

Mircen Afrique Ouest, ISRA-CNRA, B.P. 53, Bambey, Senegal. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MAR

Grasslands Rhizobium Collection, Soil Productivity Research Laboratory, Private Bag 3757, Marondera, Zimbabwe. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

MarBEC

MarBEC Culture Collection, Monto Kumagai, 1955 East-West Road, Agricultural Science Building Rm. 415M, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MBIC

Marine Biotechnology Institute Culture Collection, 3-75-1 Heita, Kamaishi, Iwate 026-001, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 61.

MBICC

Marine Biotechnology Institute Culture Collection, 3-75-1 Heita, Kamaishi, Iwate 026-001, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

MCC

Microbial Culture Collection, National Centre for Cell Science, Pune University Campus, Ganeshkhind, Pune, Maharashtra, 411007, India. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 61.

MCCC

Marine Culture Collection of China, China. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 465.

MCCM

Medical Culture Collection Marburg, Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, Philipps University, Pilgrimstein 2, D-35037 Marburg, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

MCC-NIES

Microbial Culture Collection at National Institute for Environmental Studies (MCC-NIES), 16-2, Onogawa, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

MCC-UPLB

Microbial Culture Collection of the Museum of Natural History, University of the Philippines, Los Baños, College, Laguna 4031, Philippines. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

MCITM

Bacterial Culture Collection, Institute Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, Antwerpen B 2000, Belgium. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MCM

MACS Collection of Microorganisms. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

MCML

Mc Master Culture Collection, CSIRO Division of Animal Health, Private Bag No 1, Cnr. Flemington Road and Park Drive, Melbourne. Vic. 3052, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MDA

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

MDC

Molecular Diagnostics Center, Biomolecular Technologies S.L. and Universidad Miguel Hernández, Orihuela E-03300, Alicante, Spain. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

MDH

Michigan Department of Health, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MFC

Matsushima Fungus Collection, Kobe, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

MIM

Collection of the Cattedra di Microbiologia Industriale, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

MIT

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass., USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 13.

MMCA

Medical Microbiology Culture Collection, Aarhus, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MML

Medical Microbiological Laboratory, Ulleval Hospital, Oslo, Norway. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MOLA

Collection of Microbial Observatory Laboratoire Arago, Laboratoire Arago, avenue Fontaule, Banyuls sur Mer 66650, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 8.

MRC

National Research Institute for Nutritional Diseases, Tygerberg, South Africa. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MSCL

Microbial Strain Collection of Latvia, University of Latvia, Faculty of Biology, Kronvalda Blvd. 4, LV-1586 Riga, Latvia. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MSCMU

Microbiology Section, Chiang Mai University (MSCMU), Department of Biology, Faculty of science, Chang Mai University, Thailand, 239 Huay Kaew Road, Chiang Mai, Muang, 50202, Thailand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MSDJ

Culture Collection of the Laboratoire de Microbiologie des Sols, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, F-21034 Dijon Cedex, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

MTCC

Microbial Type Culture Collection and Gene Bank, Institute of Microbial Technology, Sector39-A, Chandigarh, India. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 214.

MTHU

Department of Bacteriology, Faculty of Medicine, Tahoku University, Miyagi-ken, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MU

Mugla University Collection of Microorganisms, Mugla Universitesi, Mugla University, Egitim Fakultesi, Mugla, Kotekli, TR-48170, Turkey. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

MUCL

Mycotheque de l'Universite catholique de Louvain. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MUCOB

Manchester University Collection of Bacteria, Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MUL

Department of Microbiology MUL-B 250, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, G1K-7P4, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

MUSCL

Microbial Strain Collection of Latvia, University of Latvia, Faculty of Biology, Kronvalda Blvd. 4, LV-1586 Riga, Latvia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NADC

National Animal Disease Center, Ames, Iowa, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NAU

Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NBBCRU

North Bengal University Bacterial Culture Repository Unit, Siliguri- 734430, West Bengal, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NBIMCC

National Bank for Industrial Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, 125 Tsarigradsko chaussee blvd., Bl.2, BG-1113 Sofia, Bulagaria. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

NBRC

Biological Resource Center, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE), 2-5-8, Kazusakamatari, Kisarazu-shi, Chiba Pref., 292-0812, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3565.

NBRL

The US Department of Agriculture at Peoria, Illinois, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NCA

National Canners Association, San Francisco, California, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCAIM

National Collection of Agricultural and Industrial Microorganisms, Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, University of Horticulture and Food Industry, Somlói út. 14-16, H-1118 Budapest, Hungary. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 118.

NCAM

National Collection of Agricultural Microorganisms, Institute of Microbiology, Abdulla Qadiriy 7 B, Tashkent 700128, Uzbekistan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCB

National Culture Bank, Università di Udine, Dip. Biologia Applicata Difesa Piante, Area Rizzi, Via delle Scienze 208, I-33100 Udine, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

NCC

Nestlé Culture Collection, Nestlé Research Centre, Route du Jorat 57, Vers-Chez-Les-Blanc, 1000 Lausanne 26, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCCB

Netherlands Culture Collection of Bacteria (formerly Phabagen and LMD), NCCB/CBS, Uppsalalaan 8, 3584 CT Utrecht, The Netherlands. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 240.

NCCP

National Culture Collection for Pathogens, National Institute of Health, Korea Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 5 Nokbeon-dong Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul 122-701, Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 17.

NCDC

National Collection of Dairy Cultures, National Dairy Research Institute, D.M.Divn, NDRI, Karnal, Haryana, 132001, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCDO

National Collection of Dairy Organisms. See: NCFB. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 76.

NCFB

National Collection of Food Bacteria (previously named NCDO). Transferred from the IFR (Institute of Food Resarch) Reading to National Collections of Industrial, Food and Marine Bacteria, 23 Machar Drive, Aberdeen, AB24 3RY, Scotland. See: NCIMB. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 51.

NCH

National Chubu Hospital, Obu, Aichi, Japan 474. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NCIB

National Collection of Industrial Bacteria, Torry Research Station, P.O. Box 31, 135 Abbey Rd., Aberdeen AB9 8DG, Scotland, United Kingdom. See: NCIMB. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 130.

NCIM

National Collection of Industrial Microorganisms, National Chemical Laboratory, Poona 8, Maharashtra, India. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 27.

NCIMB

National Collection of Industrial and Marine Bacteria, National Collections of Industrial, Food and Marine Bacteria, NCIMB Ltd, Ferguson Building, Craibstone Estate, Bucksburn, Aberdeen, AB21 9YA, UK Scotland. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 990.

NCMA

National Center for Marine Algae and Microbiota, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, East Boothbay, ME, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCMB

National Collection of Marine Bacteria, Torry Research Station Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom. See: NCIMB. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 16.

NCMH

The North Carolina Memorial Hostital, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCPF

National Collection of Pathogenic Fungi. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCPPB

National Collection of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria, Central Science Laboratory, Sand Hutton, York YO41 1LZ, United Kingdom. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 152.

NCPV

National Collection of Pathogenic Viruses. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCSC

National Center of Streptococcus Collection, Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medical Science, Chulalongkorn University, Rama 4 Road, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 10330, Thailand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NCTC

National Collection of Type Cultures, Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale Ave., London NW9 5HT, England, United Kingdom. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 907.

NCYC

National Collection of Yeast Cultures. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NEAU

Northeast Agricultural University, No. 59 Mucai Street, Xiangfang District, Harbin 150030, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 96.

NEM

Faculté de Médecine Necker-Enfants Malades, 75730 Paris Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

NEU

Collection of Microorganisms, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NGR

Plant Pathology, Department of Primary Industry, P.O. Box 2417, Konedobu, Port Moresby, 7250, Papua New Guinea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NHL

National Institute of Hygienic Sciences, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NI

Nagao Institute, Tokyo, Japan (defunct). Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NIAES

Cultures of the Microbiology Division, National Institute of Agro-Environmental Sciences, Yatabe, Ibaraki, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

NIAH

National Institute of Animal Health, Ibaraki, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NIAID

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Hamilton, Montana 59840, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

NIBH

National Institute of Bioscience and Human-Technology, Higashi 1-Chome, Tsukubashi, Ibaraki, 305-8566, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NIES

National Institute for Environmental Studies, Microbial Culture Collection, 16-2, Onogawa, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8506, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11.

NIH

National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

NIHJ

National Institute of Health, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NIPH

Collection A. Nemec, National Institute of Public Health, Srobárova 48, 10042 Prague, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 17.

NISL

Noda Institute for Scientific Research, Noda, Chiba, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NIVA

Norwegian Institute for Water Research, NIVA Culture Collection of Algae, PO Box 173 Kjelsås, N-0411 Oslo, Norway. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NLEP

The National Laboratory for Enteric Pathogens (NLEP), Health Canada, 1015 Arlington St, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NMH

North Middlesex Hospital, London, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NML

National Microbiology Laboratory Health Canada Culture Collections, National Microbiology Laboratory-Health Canada, 1015 Arlington Street suite H5040, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3E 3R2, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

NML-HCCC

National Microbiology Laboratory Health Canada Culture Collections, National Microbiology Laboratory-Health Canada, 1015 Arlington Street suite H5040, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3E 3R2, Canada. See: NML. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NRC

National Research Council of Canada Culture Collection, 100 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1A OR6, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 10.

NRCC

National Research Council of Canada Culture Collection, 100 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1A OR6, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

NRCM

National Reference Centre for Mycobacteriology, National Microbiology Laboratory, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3R2. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

NRIC

NODAI Research Institute Culture Collection, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Sakuragaoka 1-1-1, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 156-8502, Japan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 108.

NRL

National Reference Laboratory, National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NRRL

Northen Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service Culture Collection, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, US Department of Agriculture, 1815 North University Street, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1763.

NRZEC

Nationales Referenzzentrum für Escherichia coli, Berlin, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NSCNFB

Novi Sad Collection of Nitrogen Fixing Bacteria, Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops, Bul.King Petar I 67, Novi Sad, Vojvodina, 21000, Yugoslavia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NTCCI

Culture Collection, Microbiology and Cell Biology Laboratory, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnatka, 560012, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NTCCM

Namibian Type Culture Collection for Microorganisms, at the UNAM University of Namibia, Windhoek. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

NTHC

North Technical Hogskolles Collection, Department of Biochemistry, Technical University of Norway, Trondheim MTH, Norway. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NUA

Department of Microbiology, Medical School, National University of Athens, 75M. Asias Str., Goudi - 115 27, Athens 115 27, Greece. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NUM

Department of Microbiology, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba 271, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 14.

NUSDM

Department of Microbiology, National University of Singapore, Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NZDRI

Maybe identical to NZRD. See: NZRD. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NZFS

Forest Research Culture Collection, New Zealand Forest Research Institute, Private Bag 3020, Rotorua, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NZP

New Zealand Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Applied Biochemistry Division, Palmerston North, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

NZRCC

See: ICMP. (Or NZRD or NZRM or NZRP or WARC). Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

NZRD

New Zealand Reference Culture Collection of Microorganisms, Dairy Section, New Zealand Dairy Research Institute, Palmerston North, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NZRM

New Zealand Reference Culture Collection, Medical Section, Communicable Disease Group, ESR Kenepuru Science Centre, PO Box 50 348, Porirua, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

NZRP

New Zealand Reference Culture Collection and Soil Section, c/o Plant Disease Division, Auckland, DSIR, Private bag, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

OAC

Department of Botany and Genetics, University of Guelph, Ont., Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

OCM

Oregon Collection of Methanogens, PO Box 19600, Portland, OR 97291-1000, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 95.

OEU

Tennoji Branch, Osaka University of Liberal Arts and Education, Minami-Kawabori-Cho, Tennojiku, Osaka, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

OGC

Oregon Graduate Center Collection, Beaverton, Oregon 97006-1992, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

OGI

Collection of Methanogenic Archaeobacteria, Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology See: OCM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

OKI

Hungarian National Collection of Medical Bacteria, B. Johan National Center for Epidemiology, Gyali ut 2-6, H-1097 Budapest, Hungary. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

OMZ

Institut für Orale Mikrobiologie und Allgemeine Immunologie, Zentrum für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde der Universität Zürich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH-8028, Zürich, Switzerland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

OOB

Observatoire Océanologique de Banyuls, F-66650 Banyuls-sur-Mer, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 7.

ORS

Culture Collection of the Laboratory of Soil Microbiology, ORSTOM, Dakar, Sénégal. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 9.

OUT

Department of Fermentation Technology, Faculty of Engineering, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PAH

Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PAMC

Polar and Alpine Microbial Collection, Korea Polar Research Institute, Incheon, Republic of Korea. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 14.

PBC

Pacific Bacterial Collection, 3190 Maile Way, St John Plant Science Building 315, Honolulu Hi 96822, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PBF

Perum Bio Farma, Jl. Pasteur 28, Bandung, 40161, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PCC

Pasteur Culture Collection of Cyanobacteria, Unité de Physiologie Microbienne, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 7.

PCI

Penicillin Control and Immunology Section, Food and Drug Administration, Washington DC, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PCM

Polish Collection of Microorganisms (Central Centre of Microorganisms Collections), Ludwik Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy of the Polish Academy of Sciences, ul. Czerska 12, 53-114 Wroclaw, Poland. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 49.

PCU

Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Culture Collection (PCU), Bangkok 10330, Thailand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 66.

PD

Culture Collection of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria, Plant Protection Service, P.O.Box 9102, Geertjesweg 15, Wageningen 6700 HC, The Netherlands. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

PDDCC

Culture Collection of Plant Diseases Division, New Zealand Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Landcare Research, Private Bag 92170, Auckland, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11.

PGSC

Pseudomonas Genetic Stock Center, East Carolina University, School of Medicine in Greenville, North Carolina, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PHLS

Collaborating Center for Research And Reference for Leptospirosis, County Hospital, Hereford HR1 2ER, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PHLS/WHO

Collaborating Center for Research And Reference for Leptospirosis, County Hospital, Hereford HR1 2ER, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PICC

Incorrect acronym for CIP. See: CIP. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PIR

Bulgarian Research Culture Collection, N. Poushkarov-Institute of Soil Science and Agroecology, Bul. Makedonia No.8, Sofia 1606, Bulgaria. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PNCM-BIOTECH

Philippine National Collection of Microorganisms, National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, BIOTECH-UPLB, College Laguna, 4031, Philippines. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PPCC

Plant Pathology Culture Collection, Plant Pathology Branch, Department of Primary Industry, Meiers Road, Indooroopilly. Qld. 4069, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PPPPB

South African Plant Pathogenic and Plant Protecting Bacteria, Agricultural Research Council, Plant Protection Research Institute, Private Bag X 134, Pretoria 0001, South Africa. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PRL

Prairie Regional Laboratory, Saskatoon, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PSA

Progetto Sistematica Actinomiceti, Institute of Microbiology, Milano University, Milano, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PTCC

Pakistan Type Culture Collections, Biotechnology and Food Research Center. Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Lahore, Punjab, 54600, Pakistan. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PTCCI

Persian Type Culture Collection, Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology (IROST), Biotechnology Research Center, No.71, Forsat st, Ferdowsi sq, Tehran, I.R.Iran. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PYCC

Portuguese Yeast Culture Collection, C. R. M., New University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

PZH

Collection of Cultures, Institute of Hygiene, Warsow, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

QM

Quartermaster Research and Development Center, US Army, Natick, MA, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

QualiconTM

Qualicon Europe Ltd, Drakes Court, Wythall, 302 Alcester Road, Birmingham B47 6JR, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RB

Raiffeisen-Bioforschung GmbH, Tulln, Austria. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 12.

RBCAR

Romanian Bioresource Centre and Advanced Research, Sector 6, Bucharest Romania. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RBF

Raiffeisen Bioforschung, Tullun, Austria. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RCAM

All-Russian Research Institute for Agricultural Microbiology, St. Petersburg, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

RCC

Roscoff Culture Collection of Marine Phytoplancton, Station Biologique, Place G. Tessier, 29680 Roscoff, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

RCDM

Republican Centre for Deposition of Microorganisms of the National Academy of Sciences and Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia, Arzni str.6, Abovian 378510, Armenia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RCS

Imperial College of Science and Technology, London University, Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BB, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RDCM

National Culture Collection of Armenia for Microorganisms. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RH

Collection of Dr R Hugh, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 7.

RHMU

Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medical Science, Ramathibordi Hospital, Mahidol University, Rama VI Road, Bangkok, Payathai, 10400, Thailand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RIA

Culture Collection of the Institute for New Antibiotics, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Bolshaja Pirogovskaja 11, Moscow, 119867, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 426.

RIB

National Research Institute of Brewing, 3-7-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-hiroshima, Hiroshima, 739-0046, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

RIFIS

Culture Collection of Microorganisms with Application in the Fodder Industry, Food Research Institute, Radiová 7, 102 31 Praha 10, Czech Republic. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RIFY

Research Institute of Fermentation, Yamanashi University, Kofu, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

RIMD

Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Research Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Osaka University, 3-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0071, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RITFC

Research Institute for Tobacco and Fibre Crops Address: J1. Raya Karang Ploso, P.O.Box 199, Malang, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RKM

The Republic collection of microorganisms, The National center for biotechnology of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Valihanova, 43, Astana 010000, Kazakhstan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RLCC

Roussel Laboratories Culture Collection, Microbiological QC, Roussel Laboratories Ltd, Kingfisher Drive, Covingham, Swindon, Wiltshire, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RM

Rumen Microorganisms, Grasslands Research Centre, AgResearch, Private Bag 11008, Palmerston North, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

RMF

Rocky Mountain Herbarium, Fungi, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RMIT

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Australia 3001. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

RML

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Rocky Mountain Laboratories Collection, Hamilton, Montana 59840, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

RRLB

Department of Microbiology, Regional Research Laboratory, Bhubaneswar 751 013, Orissa, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RSCS

Republican Specialized Centre of Surgery, Medical Culture Collection, Farkhadskaya str., 10, Tashkent, 700115, Uzbekistan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RSKK

Refik Saydam National Type Culture Collection, Refik Saydam National Institute of Hygiene, Cemal Gursel Cad. No:18, Sihhiye, Ankara 06100, Turkey. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RTCI

Research Laboratories, Takeda Chemical Industries Ltd., Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

RV

Collection of Leptospira Strains, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma-Nomentano, Italy. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

RVAU

Strains Collection, Department of Veterinary Microbiology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Bülowsvej 13, DK-1870, Frederiksberg C, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SABAMMRCCC

South American Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology, Microbiological Resource Center Culture Collection (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization), Tucumán, Argentina. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

SAG

Sammlung von Algenkulturen, Universität Göttingen, Albrecht-von-Haller-Institut für Pflanzenwissenschaften, Untere Karspüle 2, 37073 Göttingen, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

SAITP

School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia, North Terrace, Adelaide. SA. 5000, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SBT

Technology and Research Institute, Snow Brand Milk Products Co., Ltd, Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

SC

Squibb Institute for Medical Research, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 15.

SCCM

Sporometrics Culture Collection of Microorganisms, Sporometrics Inc., 219 Dufferin Street, Suite 20C, Toronto, Ontario, M6K 1Y9, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SCSIO

South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Sanya, 572000, PR China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 23.

SEBR

Sanofi ELF Biorecherches, Labège Innopole, BP 137, 31676 Labège Cedex, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 15.

SEMIA

Colecao de Culturas de Rhizobium da Fepagro, Fundacao Estadual de Pesquisa Agropecuaria (FEPAGRO), Rua Goncalves Dias, 570, CEP90 130.060, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do sul, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 8.

SFRI

Soil and Fertilizer Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijiing, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SG

Schott and Gen. Jena, Mikrobiologisches Labor, Jena, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 16.

SGSC

Salmonella Genetic Stock Centre, Department of Biological Sciences, 2500 University Dr. N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SICGH

Social Insurance Central General Hospital, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

SIIA

Sichuan Industrial Institute of Antibiotics, Chengdu, Sichuan, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

SK&F

Smith Kline and French Laboratories, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19101, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

SKUK

Simpanan Kultur Universiti Kebangsaan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SLCC

Special Listeria Culture Collection, Institute of Hygiene and Microbiology, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

SMCC

Soil Microbiology Culture Collection, CSIRO Division of Soils, Private Bag No 2, Glen Osmond. SA. 5064, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 8.

SMCC-W

Subsurface Microbial Culture Collection, Western Branch, Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology, Portland, Oregon 97291-1000, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SMG

Sammlung für Mikroorganismen Göttingen, Gottingen, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 26.

SMTWA

School of Medical Technology Western Australia, School of Medical Technology, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth. WA. 6001, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SMUM

St Marianna University School of Medicine, Kawasaki, Kanagawa, 216-8511, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

SN

See: AMP. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 13.

SPMCC

Sungei Putih Microbial Culture Collection, Sungei Putih Research Center for Estate Crops Address: P.O.Box 416, Medan 20000, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SRAICC

SRAI's culture collection, Scientific Research Agricultural Institute, Gvardeiskiy, Zhambylskaya oblast', 485444, Kazakhstan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SRC-CCM

Collection of Cultures of Microorganisms, VECTOR - State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology, 633159 Koltsovo, Novosibirsk region, Russia. See: SRC. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SRI

Sugar Research Institute, Mackay, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

SRRC

Southern Regional Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, New Orleans, LA, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SSI

The International Escherichia and Klebsiella Centre (WHO), Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, Copenhagen 2300 S, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

SSIC

Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Escherichia and Klebsiella, Statens Serum Institute, 5 Artillerivei, Copenhagen 2300 S, Denmark. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ST-IVEL

Starter and Development Laboratory, St Ivel, Station Road, Wooton Barrett, Wiltshire, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

STM

Laboratoire des Symbioses Tropicales et Méditerranéennes, UMR 113, Campus International de Baillarguet TA 10/J, 34398 Montpellier Cedex 05, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 16.

SWC

Suzugamine Women's College, Hiroshima, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

TAMA

Mycology and Metabolic Diversity Research Center, Tamagawa University Research Institute, Machida, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

TBRC

Thailand Bioresource Research Center. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 48.

TC

Thaxter Collection, Farlow Herbarium, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02138, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 12.

TCFB

Tasmanian Collection of Fish Bacteria, Fish Health Unit, Department of Primary Industries and Water, 165 Westbury Road, Launceston, Tasmania, 7250, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

TI

Herbarium of the Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

TIMM

Institute of Medical Mycology, Teikyo University, Hachioji, Tokyo. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

TISTR

Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research, 196 Phahonyothin Rd, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 107.

TKBC

Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

TMC

Trudeau Mycobacterium Collection, Trudeau Institute, 100 Algonquin Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

TMI

Tottori Mycological Institute, Japan Kinoko Research Center Foundation, Tottori, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

TMW

Technische Mikrobiologie Weihenstephan, Technische Universität München, Lehrstuhl für Technische Mikrobiologie, Weihenstephaner Steig 16, 85350 Freising, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11.

TNCC

Thailand Network on Culture Collections. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

TPH

Microbiological Culture Collection, Public Health Laboratory, Ontario Department of Health, Toronto 116, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

TUA

Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Tokyo University of Agriculture, Sakuraga-oka 1-1-1n Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 156, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

UAMH

University of Alberta Microfungus Collection and Herbarium. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

UASM

University of Alberta Soil Microbiology, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E9, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

UBA

Microbiological Resource Center Culture Collection, South American Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology, Tucuman, Argentina. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UBC

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UC

Upjohn Culture Collection, The Upjohn Co. Kalamazoo, MI, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

UCCM

University of Calabar Collection of Microorganisms, University of Calabar, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Calabar, Cross River, Nigeria. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UCD

University of California, Dept. of Food Science and Technology, Davis, California, USA. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

UCL

Catholic University of Louvain, Av. Hippocrate 54, B-1200 Brussels, Belgium. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

UCLAF

HMR/Romainville, Hoechst Marion Roussel, 102 Route de Noisy, 93235 Romainville, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UCM

Ukrainian Collection of Microorganisms, Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology, 143 Zabolotny Srt. 252143 Kyiv, Ukraine. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 23.

UFPEDA

Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Departmento de Antibioticos, Av. Prof. Moraes Rego, S/N, Recife, Pernambuco, 50739, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UFRJIM

Departamento de Microbiologia Medica, Instituto de Microbiologia, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Av. Brigadeiro Trompowski, S/N, CCS, Cidade Universitaria, 21.944 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Cx. Postal 68040, Brazil. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UICC

University of Indonesia Culture Collection, Department of Biology, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences, University of Indonesia, Depok 16424, Indonesia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

UJB

University of Jaffna Botany, Dept. of Botany, Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UKKP

Universiti Kebangsaan Kultur Perubatan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Jalan Raja Muda, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, 50300, Malaysia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UKNCC

United Kingdom National Culture Collection (The United Kingdom National Culture Collection co-ordinates the activities, marketing and research of the UK national service collections). Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UMASS

University of Massachusetts, Institute of Microbiology, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UMFFTD

Food and Fermentation Technology Division, Dept. of Chemical Technology, University of Mumbai, Nathalal Parekh Marg, Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400 019, India. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UMH

University of Missouri Dunn-Palmer Herbarium, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

UMIP

Collection de Champignons et Actinomycètes Pathogènes, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Dr Roux, Paris 75724 Cedex 15, France. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UNIQEM

Unique and Extremophilic Microorganisms Collection of Winogradsky Institute of Microbiology RAS, Prospect 60 let Oktyabrya, 7/2, 117312 Moscow, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 172.

UNIQUEM

Incorrect acronym for UNIQEM. See: UNIQEM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UNSW

University of New South Wales Culture Collection, The Culture Collection, School of Microbiology and Immunology, University of NSW, NSW 2052, Australia. "The UNSW Microbiology Culture Collection no longer exists (it closed down over 5 years ago). We transferred many of our strains to [...] IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd [...]" (Jones, K., pers. comm., February 2020). Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 3.

UNSWCC

University of New South Wales Culture Collection, The Culture Collection, School of Microbiology and Immunology, University of NSW, NSW 2052, Australia. "The UNSW Microbiology Culture Collection no longer exists (it closed down over 5 years ago). We transferred many of our strains to [...] IFM Quality Services Pty Ltd [...]" (Jones, K., pers. comm., February 2020). Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UPCC

Natural Sciences Research Institute Culture Collection, University of the Philippines, Southeast Corner Quirino Avenue and Velasquez Street, Quezon City 1101, Philippines. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UPL

Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UPM

Depatmento de Microbiologia, E.T.S. de Ingenerios Agronomos, Universidad Politecnica, Madrid, Spain. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

UPMR

Universiti Pertanian Malaysia Rhizobium Collection, Department of Soil Science, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UPRM

Rhizobium Culture Collection, University of Puerto Rico, BNF Laboratory, Dept.of Agronomy and Soils, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, 00681-9030. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UPSC

Fungal Culture Collection at the Botanical Museum, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UQB

University of Queensland Microbiology Collection, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UQM

Culture Collection, Department of Microbiology, University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Queensland 4067, Australia. See: ACM. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 24.

USBA

Unidad de Saneamiento y Biotecnología Ambiental, Departamento de Biología, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, POB 56710, Bogotá, Colombia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

USCC

University of Surrey Culture Collection, Department of Microbiology, University of Surrey, Guilford, UK. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

USDA

Beltsville Rhizobium Culture Collection, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, United States Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, Md., USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 17.

USFCC

U.S. Federation for Culture Collections. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UTCC

voir CPCC. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UTEX

Culture Collection of Algae/MCDB, 1 University Station A6700, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712-0183, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

UTMB

University of Texas Medical Branch, Department of Pathology, Galveston, Texas, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

UTMC

University of Tehran Microorganisms Collection. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 8.

UUC

Janet A. Robertson Collection of Ureaplasma urealyticum Cultures, Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Alberta, Medical Sciences Building, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H7, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

UWO

University of Western Ontario Culture Collection, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 587, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 5.

VCP

Victorian College of Pharmacy, Victorian College of Pharmacy, 381 Royal Parade, Parkville. Vic. 3052, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

VCRC

Volcani Center Rhizobium Collection, Dept. of Agronomy and Natural Resources Agriculture Research Organization The Volcani Center, P.O. Box 6, Bet Dagan 50 250, Israel. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

VIAM

Institute of Applied Microbiology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna, Austria. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

VIZR

Culture Collection of the Institute of Plant Protection, RAS, Shosse Podbelskogo, 3, Puskin-6, St.Petersburg, 189620, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

VKM

All-Russian Collection of Microorganisms, Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Microorganisms, 142292 Pushchino, Moscow Region, Russia. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1156.

VKPM

Russian National Collection of Industrial Microorganisms at the Institute of Genetics and Selection of Industrial Microorganisms, Dorozhnyi Proezd, 1, Moscow, 113545, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 7.

VNIISCM

Culture Collection of the Institute of Agricultural Microbiology, Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Shosse Podbelskogo 3, Pushkin-6, St.Petersburg, 189620, Russia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

VPB

Veterinary Pathology and Bacteriology Collection, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 7.

VPI

Anaerobe Laboratory, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 46.

VPRI

Plant Research Institute Herbarium, Plant Research Institute Herbarium, Swan Street, Burnley. Vic. 3121, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

VSB

Veterinary Pathology Bacteriology, Department of Veterinary Anatomy and Pathology, University of Sydney, Sydney. NSW. 2006, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

VTCC

Vietnam Type Culture Collection, Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology (IMBT),Vietnam National University, E2 Building, 144 Xuan Thuy street, Hanoi city, Hanoi, 84-043, Viet Nam. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 21.

VTT

Technical Research Center of Finland (Valtion Teknillinen Tutkimuskeskus), Biotechnology and Food Research, Culture Collection, PO Box 1501, FIN-02044 VTT, Finland. Active BRC: yes. Linked: yes. Number of deposits in LPSN: 9.

VTTCC

VTT Culture Collection, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, P.O. Box 1000, FI-02044 VTT, Street address: Tietotie 2, Espoo, Finland. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

VUT

School of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WA

Plant Research Division Culture Collection, Western Australian Department of Agriculture, Baron-May Court, South Perth. WA. 6151, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

WAC

Plant Research Division Culture Collection, Western Australian Department of Agriculture, Baron-May Court, South Perth. WA. 6151, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WACC

Western Australian Culture Collection, State Health Laboratory Service, GPO Box F312, Perth. WA. 6001, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WAITE

Insect Pathology Pathogen Collection, WAITE Agricultural Research Institute, 46 Sunnyside Road, Glen Osmond. SA. 5064, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WAL

Wadsworth Anaerobe Laboratory, Wadsworth Hospital Center, Veterans Administration, Wilshire and Sawtelle Blvds., Los Angeles, CA, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 22.

WARC

New Zealand Reference Culture Collection, Wallaceville Animal Research Centre, Private Bag, Wellington, New Zealand. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WB

Department of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 4.

WCUM

Working Collection, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Center of Marine Biotechnology, 701 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD, 21202, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WDCM

Culture Collections in the World. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

WDds

Raul Lopez Sanchez, University of Granma, Bayamo, Granma, Cuba, Cuba. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WFCC

World Federation for Culture Collections. Active BRC: yes. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WFPL

Western Forest Products Laboratory, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WHO

Collaborating Center for Research And Reference for Leptospirosis, County Hospital, Hereford HR1 2ER, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

WINDSOR

Culture Collection, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WPBS

Welsh Plant Breeding Station, Nitrogen Fixation and Nutrient Cycling Group, Plant and Cell Biology Department, Plas Gogerddan, Aberystwyth, Dyfed SY23 3EB, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WR

Azotobacteraceae Collection, Queensland Wheat Research Institute, PO Box 5282, Toowoomba. Qld. 4350, Australia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 11.

WRI

Worcester Royal Infirmary, Worcester, England. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

WRL

The Wellcome Bacterial Collection, PHLS Central Public Health Laboratory, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5HT, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WRRL

Western Utilization Research and Development Division, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Albany, California, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WS

General collection of bacteria, Unit of Microbiology, Zentralinstitut für Ernährungs- und Lebensmittelforschung (ZIEL), Technische Universität München, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 24.

WSBC

Research collection of Bacillus cereus group species, Unit of Microbiology, Zentralinstitut für Ernährungs- und Lebensmittelforschung (ZIEL), Technische Universität München, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 2.

WSF

Wisconsin Soil Fungi Collection, Madison, WI, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

WSLC

Research collection of Listeria, Unit of Microbiology, Zentralinstitut für Ernährungs- und Lebensmittelforschung (ZIEL), Technische Universität München, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

WSRO

Collection of Dairy Cultures (Laboratory of the Culture Collection), Agricultural-Technical Academy, Department of Microbiology, Pl. Cieszynski 1 (= Kortowo Bl. 43), 10-957 Olsztyn, Poland. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WVB

Wuhan Institute of Virology, Academia Sinica Wuhan, Hubei, People's Republic of China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WVDH

West Virginia Hygienic Laboratory, West Virginia Department of Health, 167 11th Avenue, South Charleston, West Virginia, 25303, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

WVU

West Virginia University, Department of Microbiology, Medical Center, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506, USA. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 1.

YBLF

Yamanouchi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

YFI

See: RIFY. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

YIM

Yunnan Institute of Microbiology, Yunnan University, Kunming 650091, P.R. China. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 302.

YIT

Yakult Central Institute for Microbiological Research, 1796 Yaho, Kunitachi, Tokyo 186-8650, Japan. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 33.

YM

Strains Collection of Yunnan Institute of Microbiology, Yunnan University, Kunming, Yunnan, China, 650091. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 31.

ZENECA

Jealott's Hill Research Station, Plant Pathology Department, Imperial Chemical Industries, Jealott's Hill, Bracknell, Berks. RG12 6EY, United Kingdom. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.

ZIM

Zbirka Industrijskih Mikrorganizmov (Collection of Industrial Microorganisms), Biotechnical Faculty, Jamnikarjeva 101, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 6.

ZIMET

See: IMET. Active BRC: no. Linked: no. Number of deposits in LPSN: 0.