1. Collection
Registered Number 1189
Acronym CCAM
Full Name China Collection of Anaerobic Microorganisms
Institution Biogas Institute of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Lei Cheng
Postal Address Section 4-13, Renmin Nan Road,Chengdu,Sichuan,610041
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) -28 85226085
Telephone 2 (86) -28 85215106
Fax 1 (86) -28 85215106
E-mail 1 chenglei@caas.cn
E-mail 2 mashichun@caas.cn
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Agricultural Science and Technology Innovation Program (ASTIP), Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Infrastructure and Facility Development Program of Sichuan Province
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Lei Cheng
Curator Prof. Yu Deng (No description)
Prof. Lei Cheng (Methanogens)
Assoc. Prof. Shichun Ma (Bacteria)
Ms. Lirong Dai (Archaea, deposit serviceI)
Mr. Qiang Li (Deposit service)
Miss. Laiyan Liu (Sale service)
Mr. Yansheng Xu (Identification service)
Mr. Zheng Zhou (Identification of microorganisms)
Miss. Yan Huang (Information collection of microorganisms)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Environmental protection
Food science
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Bacteria, Archaea)
Freeze-dry(Most fermentative bacteria)
Control of the culture 16s rRNA sequencing
morphologic observation
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 abroadDSMZ(Germany)
the collection abroadJCM(Japan)
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 437 239 10 10
Yeasts 5 0 0 0
Archaea 70 18 4 4
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)
Bacteria 204 99 3 3 0 0
Yeasts 2 0
Archaea 3 0 0 0 4 4
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Plan to publish the 1 edition in 2
10. Services
Services Patent deposits( Bacteria)
Storage service(anaerobic and faculative ananerobes)
Training Systematics
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2018-11-22
Date of Reply 2020-06-13