1. Collection
Registered Number 612
Acronym CCVCC
Full Name China Center For Virus Culture Collection
Institution Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Yishan Luo
Postal Address Wuchang Xiaohongshan,Wuhan,Hubei,430071
Country China
Telephone 1 (86) 27-7641112
Fax 1 (86) 27-7641072
E-mail 1 cbvcc@pentium.whiov.ac.cn
Homepage http://www.im.ac.cn/institutes/ccvcc/ccvcc.html 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Chinese Academy of Sciences
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Tianxian Li
Curator Assoc. Prof. Yishan Luo (Molecular biology)
Liqei Zhou (Culture and preservation)
Lin Zhao (Culture and preservation)
Shenliang Chen (Culture and preservation)
Xianchung Tang (Culture and preservation)
Number of Staff Virology (7)
Cell biology (3)
Assistants (3)
Total (13)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Genetic engineering
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Molecular biology
7. Preservation
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 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)
Viruses: animal 118 0
Viruses: plant 42 0
Viruses: bacteria 92 0
Viruses: insect 82 0
cDNA 2 0
Vectors 20 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)
Viruses: animal
Viruses: plant
Viruses: bacteria
Viruses: insect
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
Planning to publish in 1999
Online Catalogue
10. Services
Services Identification(Viruses)
Storage service(Viruses)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Numerical taxonomy and/or probabilistic identification
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1988-11-18