1. Collection
Registered Number 614
Acronym CRL
Full Name Centro de Referencia Para Lactobacilos
Institution Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Miss. Guillermo Oliver
Postal Address Chacabuco 145,San Miguel de Tucuman,Tucuman,4000
Country Argentina
Telephone 1 (54) 381-4311720
Telephone 2 (54) 381-4310465
Fax 1 (54) 381-4310465
E-mail 1 crl@cerela.edu.ar
E-mail 2 guillermo_oliver@hotmail.com
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Cientificas y Tecnicas
5. Personnel
Director Miss. Guillermo Oliver
Curator Assoc. Prof. Martos Gladys Irma (Microbiologist)
Assoc. Prof. Ragout Maria Luisa (Microbiologist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (6)
Genetic & molecular biology (7)
Immunomicrobiology (7)
Systematics & Taxonomy (3)
Food Science (12)
Probiotics (7)
Biotechnology (7)
Total (49)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation meothods
Genetic engineering
Systematics and taxonomy
Food science
Molecular biology
Applied microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(NA)
Control of the culture Periodical control of cultures
Controls before sending
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
the collection abroadATCC
the collection abroadCNRZ
the collection abroadDSM
the collection abroadNCDO
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Lactic acid bacteria 0 0
Collections strains 0 0
Wild strains(Argentine) 630 0
Propionibacteria 80 0
Bifidobacteria 90 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)
Lactic acid bacteria
Collections strains
Wild strains(Argentine)
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to research of conicet
Fee for University-Research Institutes: US$ 50.00
Fee for Private/strains without: US$ 80.00
Fee for industrial interest
Fee for Industry.strains with: US$ 250.00
Fee for industrial properties
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Need help to publish
10. Services
Services Patent deposits
Storage service(Lactic acid bacteria)
Distribution(Lactic acid bacteria)
Identification(Bacteria(Lactic acid bacteria))
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Consulation about Patent deposits
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 2001-03-27
12. Strains