1. Collection
Registered Number 1252
Acronym CCP
Full Name Culture Collection of Porto - Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Porto
Institution Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Porto
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Luisa Peixe
Postal Address Rua de Jorge Viterbo Ferreira, 228,Porto,Porto,4050-313
Country Portugal
Telephone 1 00351220428580
E-mail 1 lpeixe@ff.up.pt
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Porto
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Luisa Peixe
E-Mail:lpeixe@ff.up.pt
Curator Dr. Teresa G. Ribeiro (Microbiology specialist)
E-mail:teresampg84@gmail.com
Dr. Bárbara Duarte (Microbiology specialist)
E-mail:bduarte@ff.up.pt
Number of Staff Bacteriology (3)
Computer specialist (1)
Researchers (5)
Total (9)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Industrial microbiology
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
Antimicrobial resistance
Bacterial Typing
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Freezer (Bacteria)
Control of the culture Identification by molecular biology tests
Viability
Purity
Microscopic morphology
Biochemical characterization
Deposit CIP(France)
CECT(Spain)
DSMZ(Germany)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
the collection abroadDSMZ(Germany)
the collection abroadCIP(France)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 2000 1900 6 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)
Bacteria 500 480 4 3 0 0
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacterial strains)
Distribution(Bacterial strains)
Identification(Bacterial strains)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Systematics
Identification
Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing
Other Service Molecular and phenotypic characterization
Whole genome extraction, sequencing and analysis
Freeze drying of biological material
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2021-08-06
Date of Reply 2021-08-06