1. Collection
Registered Number 668
Acronym DMMU3
Full Name Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Institution Mahidol University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Angkana Chaiprasert
Postal Address 2 Pran-nok,Bangkok,,10700
Country Thailand
Telephone 1 (66) 4197062
Telephone 2 (66) 4197063
Fax 1 (66) 4113106
E-mail 1 siacp@mahidol.ac.th
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Department of Microbiology
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Cherdsak Dhiraputra
Curator Assoc. Prof. Angkana Chaiprasert (Mycologist)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (8)
Mycology (3)
Virology (8)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (20)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Industrial microbiology
Medical microbiology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(mycobacteria)
Control of the culture check viability
check morphology
check biochemical properties
check for purity
Deposit Mainly to collections in our country
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 collections in our country
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
the collection abroadDSM(Germany)
the collection abroadJATA(Japan)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 1 0
Bacteria 800 30000
Fungi 96 0
Yeasts 50 0
M.tuberculosis 300 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 \N
9. Catalogue
Catalogue No intention to publish
10. Services
Services Distribution(pathogen for study purposes)
Identification(pathogenic microbes)
Storage service(medically important microorganisms)
Training Identification of medically important microorganisms
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 1987-11-21
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi