1. Collection
Registered Number 1128
Acronym MCPPW
Full Name Microorganisms for Control of Plant Pathogens and Weeds
Institution Embrapa Genetic Resources and Biotechnology
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Sueli Correa Marques de Mello
Postal Address Parque Estação Biológica, W5 Final,Brasilia,DF,70770-900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) - 61-3448-4776
E-mail 1 sueli.mello@embrapa.br
Homepage https://www.embrapa.br/en/recursos-geneticos-e-biotecnologia 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuaria
5. Personnel
Dr. Sueli Corrêa Marques de Mello
Curator Ms. Irene Martins (Biology)
Dr. Joao Batista Tavares da Silva (Microbiology)
Mr. Jose Eustaquio Menezes (Agonomy)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Fungi)
Mineral oil(Fungi)
Control of the culture Viability tests
Purity tests
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)
Fungi 1364 4086 5 5
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)
Fungi 100 100 0 0 20 20
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Academic culture collection within network
exchange with Academic culture collection within network
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Included in a regional catalogue Alelomicro
Published the first catalogue in 2001 year(s)
Catalogue Computerized http://alelomicro.cenargen.embrapa.br/InterMicro/index.xjs
Number of Type Strains 5
Number of Patent Strains 0
Number of holdings published in catalogue 4086
Number of Publications last year 4
Number of distributions Last year 57
10. Services
Services Storage service(fungi)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Use of computers in culture collections
Probabilistic identification
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2016-07-06
Date of Reply 2016-07-06