1. Collection
Registered Number 572
Acronym ACCC
Full Name Agricultural Culture Collection of China
Institution The Institute of Agricultural Resources and Regional Planning
ISO Standard ISO 9001:2008;ISO 14001:2004
Other Standard OHSAS 18001:2007
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Ruifu Zhang
Postal Address No. 12, Zhongguancun South Street,Beijing,Beijing,100081
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) 10-82105087
Telephone 2 (86) 10-82105075
Fax 1 (86) 10-82105075
E-mail 1 accc@caas.ac.cn
E-mail 2 zhangxiaoxia10@hotmail.com
Homepage http://www.accc.org.cn/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Ruifu Zhang
Curator Prof. Ruifu Zhang (Bacteria)
Dr. Guishan Zhang (Bacteria)
Prof. xiaoxia Zhang (Bacteria & Computer specialist)
Mrs. Xiaotong Ma (Bacteria)
Prof. Yongchun Niu (Fungi)
Dr. Chenyang Huang (Fungi)
Prof. Jinxia Zhang (Fungi)
Dr. Shigui Li (Fungi)
Prof. Jingang Gu (Fungi)
Dr. Ruiying Zhang (Fungi)
Dr. Hui Deng (Fungi)
Prof. Jianguang Sun (Bacteria)
Dr. Miao Gao (Bacteria)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (5)
Mycology (7)
Assistants (2)
Total (14)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Systematics and taxonomy
Environmental protection
Food science
General microbiology
Industrial microbiology
Freeze drying
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Mainly fungi)
Freeze-dry(Fungi & bacteria)
Subculturing(Fungi & bacteria)
covered by mineral oil(Fungi & bacteria)
Control of the culture subculture
Biochemical tests
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our country
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
From the collections 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)
Bacteria 8721 0
Fungi 6469 0
Yeasts 609 0
Archaea 315 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)
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Exchange with most recognized collection
Exchange with University
Exchange with insititute
Fee for according to the strains
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 1991 year(s)
Publish own catalogue
Planning to publish
Online Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts)
Storage service(Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Distribution(Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Identification(Bacteria Fungi Yeasts)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Use of computers in culture collections
Consulation about Patent deposits
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2003-05-07
Date of Reply 2017-08-17
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi