1. Collection
Registered Number 1098
Acronym ISE-FI
Full Name ISE-Photosynthetic Microorganism Culture Collection (ISE-PMCC)
Institution CNR-Istituto per lo Studio degli Ecosistemi (ISE), Sezione di Firenze
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Graziella Chini Zittelli
Postal Address Via Madonna del Piano, 10,Sesto Fiorentino,Florence,50019
Country Italy
Telephone 1 (39) - 0555225950
E-mail 1 graziella.chinizittelli@ise.cnr.it
Homepage www.ise.cnr.it 
3. Status of the collection
Status Research Institution
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor CNR
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Graziella Chini Zittelli
Curator Dr. Graziella Chini Zittelli (Scientist )
Dr. Cristina Mascalchi (Technician)
Number of Staff Algology (8)
Assistants (5)
Total (13)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Industrial microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Microalgae, Cyanobacteria, Photosynthetic bacteria)
Control of the culture Microscopic observation
Biochemical analysis
Deposit to your collection
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)
Cyanobacteria 15 15
Microalgae 15 15
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)
Cyanobacteria 15 15 0 0 0 0
Microalgae 15 15 0 0 0 0
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Academic culture collection within networ
exchange with most recognized collection
fee for Standard price for all US $75.0
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish your own catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Microalgae, Cyanobacteria, Photosynthetic bacteria)
Distribution(Microalgae, Cyanobacteria, Photosynthetic bacteria)
Training Identification
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2015-07-17
Date of Reply 2015-07-24