1. Collection
Registered Number 1125
Acronym SYKOA
Full Name Strain collection of microalgae and cyanobacteria from nothern and arctic regions in the Institute of Biology of Komi Scientific Centre
Institution Institute of biology Komi Science Center Ural Branch Russian Academia of Science
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Patova Elena
Postal Address Kommunisticheskaja st. 28,Syktyvkar,Komi Republic,167982
Country Russian Federation
Telephone 1 (+7) -8212216488
Fax 1 (+7)-8212240163
E-mail 1 patova@ib.komisc.ru
E-mail 2 novakovskaya@ib.komisc.ru
Homepage http://ib.komisc.ru/sykoa/eng/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Russian Academic of Science
5. Personnel
Dr. Elena Patova
Curator Dr. Elena Patova (algologist, cyanobacteriologist (freshwater and terrstrial ecosystems))
Dr. Irina Novakovskaja (algologist (soil algae))
Dr. Irina Sterlyagova (algologist (algologist (freshwater algae))
Mrs. Elena Madi (computer specialist)
Mrs. Svetlana Vavilova (assistants)
Number of Staff Algology (3)
Assistants (1)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Environmental protection
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Cyanobacteria)
Control of the culture morphological
use of selective media
molecular genetics
Deposit 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)
Algae 170 50
Cyanobacteria 30 30
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 Academic culture collection within network
exchange with most recognized collection)
fee for standard price for all US $75.00
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish your own catalogue
Published the first catalogue in 2012 year(s)
Need help to publish
Catalogue Computerized http://ib.komisc.ru/sykoa/eng/collection/
Number of Patent Strains 1
Number of holdings published in catalogue 1
Number of Publications last year 5
Number of distributions Last year 20
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Cyanobacteria, Microalgae)
Storage service
Identification(Cyanobacteria, Microalgae)
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2016-01-29
Date of Reply 2016-02-10