1. Collection
Registered Number 1172
Acronym IQCC
Full Name Inspection & Quarantine Culture Collection
Institution Chinese Academy of Inspection and Quarantine
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Comment Inspection & Quarantine Culture Collection is a division under the Agro-Product Safety Research Center of China Academy of Inspection and Quarantine. It is a nonprofit organization which collects, stores, and distributes standard reference microorganisms for research and development. IQCC’s collections include a biological materials for research, including microorganisms and bioproducts. IQCC’s foodborne pathogenic microorganism collection includes a collection of more than 2,000 strains of bacteria.
2. Correspondent
Assoc.Prof. Hairong Yang
Postal Address 11 Ronghua South Road, Yi Zhuang,Beijing,Beijing,100176
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) -010-53898007
Fax 1 (86)-010-53897907
E-mail 1 caiqiqcc@163.com
E-mail 2 hryang1114@126.com
Homepage http://www.iqcc.org.cn/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Chinese Academy of Inspection and Quarantine
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Ying Chen
Curator Prof. Guiming Zhao (Microbiology/Culture Storage)
Assoc. Prof. Ping Wang (Microbiology/Molecular Biology)
Assoc. Prof. Hairong Yang (Microbiology)
Mr. Yongsheng Zhao (Culture Storage)
Mr. Qinglong Ji (Microbiology/Molecular Biology)
Ms. Xiaomei Zhao (Microbiology/Molecular Biology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (6)
Assistants (3)
Total (9)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Food science
Freeze drying
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Freezer(Bacteria, DNA)
Control of the culture Viability, Purity, DNA gene sequences, Physiological profiles
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
the collection abroadATCC(U.S.A)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 2200 1000
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 exchange with exchange with Culture Collection
fee for RMB 200 - 2000
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
Catalogue Computerized http://www.iqcc.org.cn/
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Bacteria)
Storage service(Bacteria)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Genetic engineering
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2018-03-06
Date of Reply 2018-03-07