1. Collection
Registered Number 182
Acronym CCF
Full Name Culture Collection of Fungi
Institution Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Charles University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Alena Kubatova
Postal Address Benatska 2,Prague 2,Czech Republic,128 01
Country Czech
Telephone 1 (420) - 221 95 1656
Fax 1 (420) - 221 95 1645
E-mail 1 kubatova@natur.cuni.cz
Homepage https://www.natur.cuni.cz/biology/botany/structure/culture-collection-of-fungi-ccf?set_language=en 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Kubatova Alena
Curator Dr. Alena Kubatova  (Ascomycota)
Dr. Vit Hubka  (Ascomycota)
Dr. Miroslav Kolarik  (Ascomycota)
Dr. Ondrej Koukol  (Ascomycota)
Number of Staff Mycology (4)
Technicians (2)
Total (6)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Food science
Freeze drying
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Fungi)
Liquid N2(Fungi)
Mineral oil(Fungi)
Alginate pellets(Fungi)
Control of the culture Culturing on agar media
Viability testing of lyophilizates
Deposit to your collection
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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 4000 2350
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)
Fungi 250 72
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to other institutions (only selected fungal strains)
exchange with other institutions
fee for 46 Euro per culture
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
10. Services
Services Storage service(Fungi - lyophilization)
Distribution(Fungi - Ascomycota, Zygomycota)
Identification(Fungi - Ascomycota, Zygomycota)
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2019-10-01
12. Strains