VKPM - Russian National Collection of Industrial Microorganisms at the Institute of Genetics and Selection of Industrial Microorganisms,
WDCM #588


Contact Information:

Institute of Genetics and Selection of Industrial Microorganisms,
Dorozhnyi Proezd, 1, Moscow, 113545, Russia
Tel.: (7-095) 315-12-10
Fax: (7-095) 315-05-56
E-mail: vkpm@vnigen.msk.su

Profile and services:

Contains more than 14000 strains, including a diverse range of bacteria, yeasts, mycelial fungi, phages and genetically modified strains.
Service:

Acting as a depository within respective areas of specialization according to national guidelines
Acting as International Authority in connection with Budapest Treaty on mutual recognition of deposition for patent purposes
Contract services in identification, preservation; information offered
Training provided

Catalogues:

Catalogue are distributed on magnetic disks in MS-DOS format for personal computers
English version catalogue available on-line through WDCM WFCC and MSDN