1. Collection
Registered Number 1230
Acronym CCMBIOGEM
Full Name Culture Collection of Microorganisms BIOGEM
Institution Technical University of the North
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Gabriela Nicoleta Tenea
Postal Address Av. 17 de Julio s-21 Barrio El Olivo,Ibarra,Imbabura,100150
Country Ecuador
Telephone 1 (593) - 62997800
Telephone 2 (593) -969036005
E-mail 1 gntenea@utn.edu.ec
E-mail 2 gtenea@hotmail.com
Homepage https://www.utn.edu.ec/web/uniportal/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Technical University of the North UTN
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Gabriela Nicoleta Tenea
E-Mail:gntenea@utn.edu.ec
Curator Mrs. Clara Ortega (microbiology)
E-mail:cgortega@utn.edu.ec
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Assistants (2)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Food science
General microbiology
Genetic engineering
Industrial microbiology
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(bacteria)
Freezer(yeasts)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
the collection abroadATCC/USA
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 275 0
Yeasts 11 0
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
Yeasts
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2020-04-14
Date of Reply 2020-04-14