1. Collection
Registered Number 807
Acronym CCAC
Full Name Central Collection of Algal Cultures
Institution Faculty of Biology, University of Duisburg-Essen
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Sabina Marks
Postal Address Universitaetsstrasse 2,Essen,NRW,45141
Country Germany
Telephone 1 (49) 201 18 32972
Telephone 2 (49) 201 18 36745
E-mail 1 sabina.marks@uni-due.de
Homepage https://www.uni-due.de/biology/ccac 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Sabina Marks
E-Mail:sabina.marks@uni-due.de
Curator Dr. Sabina Marks (Phycologist / Curator)
E-mail:sabina.marks@uni-due.de
Number of Staff Algology (3)
Total (3)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Algae)
Control of the culture Light microscopy
Sterility tests
Deposit to your collection
to other collections in your country
CCAP(UK)
NCMA(USA)
UTEX(USA)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from
From the collections in our country
the collection abroadCCAP(UK)
the collection abroadCCMP(USA)
the collection abroadUTEX(USA)
the collection abroadNIES(Japan)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Algae 2060 1070
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
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability fee for for non-profit users: 50.00 Euro (axenic ) / 40.00 Euro (non-axenic)
fee for for commercial users: 150.00 Euro
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized https://www.uni-due.de/biology/ccac
Online Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Algae)
Other Service Supply of cultures for educational purposes (schools and universities)
Supply of cultures for research and development
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2001-03-06
Date of Reply 2020-04-26