1. Collection
Registered Number 833
Acronym MU
Full Name Mugla Sitki Kocman University Collection of Microorganisms
Institution Mugla Sitki Kocman Universitesi, Egitim Fakultesi
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Nurettin Sahin
Postal Address Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Egitim Fakultesi,Mugla,Kotekli,TR-48170
Country Turkey
Telephone 1 (90) 252-211-1826
Fax 1 (90) 252-211-1762
E-mail 1 nsahin@mu.edu.tr
E-mail 2 o.nsahin@gmail.com
3. Status of the collection
Status University
Faculty of Education
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Nurettin Sahin
Curator Prof. Nurettin Sahin (Bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Bacteria)
Subculturing(Bacteria )
gelatin disks(bacteria)
in glycerol at -20 oC(bacteria/yeast)
Control of the culture API 20NE, API 20E etc
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our country
CCM(Czech Rep.)
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(U.S.A)
the collection abroadDSMZ(Germany)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 300 180
Fungi 7 7
Yeasts 50 40
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 Exchange with most recognized collection
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 2004 year(s)
No intention to publish
Publish own catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria)
Identification(Aerobic Gram (-) bacteria, Streptomyces spp.)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Numerical Taxonomy
Probabilistic identification
Plasmid and Protein Profiles of Bacteria
Cellular lipid analysis (TLC) of bacteria
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2003-01-09
Date of Reply 2015-12-30
12. Strains