1. Collection
Registered Number 1051
Acronym MCCC
Full Name Marine Culture Collection of China
Institution Third Institute of Oceanography, Ministry of Natural Resources of PR China, China
ISO Standard ISO 9001:2011
2. Correspondent
Prof. Zongze Shao
Postal Address Daxue Road 178#,Xiamen,Fujian,361005
Country China
Telephone 1 (86)- 592-2195177
Fax 1 (86)- 592-2195177
E-mail 1 mccc5177@163.com
E-mail 2 shaozz@163.com
Homepage http://www.mccc.org.cn/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Prof. Zongze Shao
Curator Assoc. Prof. Fengqin Sun (Bacteria)
Assoc. Prof. Qiliang Lai (Bacteria)
Dr. Guangyu Li (anaerobe)
Mrs. Xiupian Liu (Fungi)
Mrs. Yaping Du (Yeasts)
Miss. Xiaorong Zhang (Bacteria)
Mrs. Shanshan Wang (Bacteria)
Mr. Yongpeng Yang (Bacteria)
Mr. Jianning Wang (Bacteria)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (4)
Mycology (2)
Assistants (2)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (9)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Environmental protection
Evolutionary biology
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Genetic engineering
Marine biology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Bacteria & Fungi & Yeasts)
Freezer(Bacteria & Fungi & Yeasts)
Freeze-dry(Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Deposit to your collection
to other collections in your country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the collections in our country
From the research institutions in our country
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 23697 0
Fungi 1845 0
Yeasts 1436 0
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability exchange with recognized collection
fee for standard price for all US $75.00
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 2010 year(s)
Catalogue Computerized http://www.mccc.org.cn/Search.asp
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Distribution(Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Identification(Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Numerical Taxonomy
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2013-09-13
Date of Reply 2021-04-28