1. Collection
Registered Number 1094
Acronym ATHUB
Full Name Athens University Culture Collection of Bacteria and Archaea
Institution National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Amalia Karagouni
Postal Address University of Athens, Faculty of Biology, Department of Botany, Panepistimiopolis,Athens,Attiki,15701
Country Greece(Hellenic Rep.)
Telephone 1 (30) - 210 727 4526
Telephone 2 (30) - 210 727 4704
Fax 1 (30) - 210 727 4901
E-mail 1 akar@biol.uoa.gr
E-mail 2 skatsi@biol.uoa.gr
Homepage http://m-biotech.biol.uoa.gr/ATHUBintex.htm 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Amalia Karagouni
Curator Dr. Efstathios Katsifas (Environmental Microbiology)
Dr. Alexandros Savvides (Applied Microbiology)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
General microbiology
Industrial microbiology
Molecular biology
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
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 1500 1500
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)
Bacteria 300 300
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability fee for standard price for all EURO 80.00
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized http://m-biotech.biol.uoa.gr/ATHUBstrains.htm
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2015-05-06
Date of Reply 2015-05-25