1. Collection
Registered Number 333
Acronym CCY
Full Name Culture Collection of Yeasts
Institution Institute of Chemistry, Slovak Academy of Sciences
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Renata Vadkertiova
Postal Address Dubravska cesta 9,Bratislava,Slovakia,84538
Country Slovak
Telephone 1 (42) 1-2-59410262
Fax 1 (42) 1-2-59410222
E-mail 1 renata.vadkertiova@savba.sk
Homepage www.ccy.sk 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Slovak Academy of Sciences
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Renata Vadkertiova
Curator Dr. Emilia Breierova (storage in LN)
Dr. Jana Molnarova (molecular biology)
Number of Staff Mycology (6)
Total (6)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Yeasts and yeast-like species)
Subculturing(Yeasts and yeast-like species)
Control of the culture morphology
physiological properties
D1/D2 sequencing
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from
From the collections in our country
the collection abroadCBS
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Yeasts 3500 1900
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)
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability exchange with other collections
fee for 30.- EUR non-profit organizations
fee for 45.- EUR other institutions
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized www.ccy.sk
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Yeasts)
Storage service(Yeasts)
Training Identification
Consulation about Patent deposits
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2014-11-17
12. Strains
Algae Yeasts