1. Collection
Registered Number 792
Acronym PMC-ALCP
Full Name Collection cyanobacteries & microalgues eucaryotes
Institution Museum national d'Histoire naturelle Paris
Comment PMC = Paris Museum Collection (Cyanobacteria ) & ALCP = Algothèque du Laboratoire de Cryptogamie Paris (Microalgues eucaryotes )
2. Correspondent
Correspondent
Dr. Sahima HAMLAOUI
Postal Address 12 rue Buffon,Paris,Ile-de-France,75005
Country France
Telephone 1 (33) 1-71214711
Telephone 2 (33) 1-40798137
E-mail 1 sahima.hamlaoui@mnhn.fr
E-mail 2 charlotte.duval@mnhn.fr
Homepage https://mcam.mnhn.fr/en/cyanobacteria-and-live-microalgae-1281 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle de Paris
5. Personnel
Director
Prof. Cécile BERNARD
E-Mail:cecile.bernard@mnhn.fr
Curator Dr. Sahima HAMLAOUI (Collection - Isolation - Culture - Taxonomy - Molecular Biology)
E-mail:sahima.hamlaoui@mnhn.fr
Mrs. Charlotte DUVAL (Isolation - Culture - Cryoconservation - Molecular biology - Phylogeny)
E-mail:charlotte.duval@mnhn.fr
Mr. Claude YÉPRÉMIAN (Culture conditions and physiology - Biochemistry)
E-mail:claude.yepremian@mnhn.fr
Prof. Sébastien DUPERRON (Collection - Molecular biology - Phylogeny)
E-mail:sebastien.duperron@mnhn.fr
Number of Staff Algology (4)
Electron Microscopy (TEM-BEM) (2)
Metabolomics (1)
Technical Support  (1)
Total (8)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Biochemistry
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
Genetics
Molecular biology
Physiology
Systematics and taxonomy
Harmful cyanobacterial blooms
Metabolomics
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(microalgae and cyanobacteria)
Liquid N2(cyanobacteria)
Control of the culture Microscopy
Preparation of special media
Deposit to your collection
to other collections in your 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
From the research institutions 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)
Algae 0 0
Bacteria 0 0
Cyanobacteria 967 0
Microalgae 922 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)
Algae
Bacteria
Cyanobacteria
Microalgae
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability exchange with Algae collections
fee for everywhere in the world: 60 €
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 1948 year(s)
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(cyanobacteria & microalgae)
Storage service(cyanobacteria & microalgae)
Distribution(cyanobacteria & microalgae)
Identification(cyanobacteria & microalgae)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Identification
Consulation about Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1998-11-12
Date of Reply 2021-01-17