1. Collection
Registered Number 1221
Acronym CHPC
Full Name Center for Human Pathogen Collection, China
Institution Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Institution Photo
Comment The Center for Human Pathogen Collection of Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CHPC, China CDC) is the first national preservation center for human pathogenic microorganism designated by National Health Commission of China. CHPC undertake the task of preserving microorganism (bacteria, viruses, fungi) and samples; Receive, identify, and centrally store and manage microorganism; Provide microorganism or samples to organization that legally engaged in the experimental activities of pathogenic microbes; Offering confirmation of the microorganism.
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Qiang Wei
Postal Address Changbai Road 155,Changping,Beijing,102206
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) -10-58900338
E-mail 1 weiqiang@chinacdc.cn
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Qiang Wei
Curator Prof. Duochun Wang (Bacteria)
Prof. Jun Han (Virus)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Food science
General microbiology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
Pathogenic microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria, Virus,Fungi)
Liquid N2(Bacteria, Virus,Fungi)
Control of the culture Confirm by random detection
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 research institutions in our country
the collection abroadDSMZ(Germany)
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
the collection abroadKCTC(Korea)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 9000 9000 40 50
Cell lines: animal 200 200 5 10
Viruses: animal 200 200 5 10
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 2000 2000 15 15
Cell lines: animal 50 50 5 10
Viruses: animal 50 50 5 10
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts, Cell lines)
Storage service(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts, Cell lines)
Distribution(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts, Cell lines)
Identification(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts, Cell lines)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Genetic engineering
Numerical Taxonomy
Consulation about Patent deposits
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2020-01-09
Date of Reply 2020-01-10