1. Collection
Registered Number 1115
Acronym DMic
Full Name Culture colection of biomedical interest fungal
Institution Departamento Micología del Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Infecciosas
ISO Standard ISO 9001:2014
Other Standard 17025
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Graciela Davel
Postal Address Velez Sarsfield No. 563,Buenos Aires,Capital Federal,1282CFF
Country Argentina
Telephone 1 (54) - 11 4302 5066
E-mail 1 gdavel@anlis.gov.ar
E-mail 2 godavel25@hotmail.com
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Administracion Nacional de Laboratorios e Institutos de Salud
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Graciela Davel
Curator Dr. Nicolas Refojo (Fungi)
Dr. Maria Eugenia Bosco Borgeat (Yeasts)
Dr. Cristina Elena Canteros (Fungi (dimorphs))
Dr. Constanza Giselle Taverna (Yeasts)
Dr. Ruben Abrantes (Fungi taxonomy)
Dr. Alejandra Hevia (Fungi)
Number of Staff Mycology (5)
Assistants (2)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (8)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Fungi)
Mineral oil(Fungi)
Control of the culture biochemical tests
microscopic and macroscopic morphology
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
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
the collection abroadCBS(Netherlands)
the collection abroadLIH-UNAM(Mexico)
the collection abroadIALMIC(Brazil)
the collection abroadIHM(Uruguay)
the collection abroadCVCM(Venezuela)
the research institution abroadUNAM(Mexico)
the research institution abroadInstituto de biologia experimental(Venezuela)
the research institution abroadInstituto de Higiene de Montevideo(Uruguay)
the research institution abroadInstituto Adolfo Lutz(Brazil)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 1648 1635
Yeasts 850 835
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 free to Free to selected academic and teaching activities
exchange with Exchange with other WFCC collections
fee for Fee for ussually 50 u$s
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
10. Services
Services Storage service(Fungi and yeasts)
Distribution(Fungi and yeasts)
Identification(Fungi and yeasts)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Use of computers in culture collections
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2015-09-21
Date of Reply 2015-09-21