1. Collection
Registered Number 916
Acronym CIRM-CF
Full Name Centre International de Ressources Microbiennes - Champignons Filamenteux
Institution Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Anne Favel
Postal Address UMR 1163 INRA/Aix Marseille Université, ESIL Polytech, 163 Avenue de Luminy CP 925,Marseille,PACA,13288 cedex 09
Country France
Telephone 1 (33) 491-828612
Fax 1 (33) 491-828601
E-mail 1 anne.favel@univ-amu.fr
Homepage https://www6.inra.fr/cirm_eng/Filamentous-Fungi 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor INRA
Aix Marseille Université
European Union
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Craig Faulds
Curator Mr. Navarro David (Assistant Director and quality management)
Dr. Laurence Lesage-Meessen (Taxonomy)
Ms. Sabine Taussac (Taxonony and technical support)
Assoc. Prof. Anne Favel (Director and curator)
Mr. Michel Delattre (Technical support)
Ms. Chantal Parodi (Administrative support)
Ms. Sabine Genet (Administrative support)
Number of Staff Mycology (4)
Assistants (3)
Total (7)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Systematics and taxonomy
Applied microbiology
Green chemistry
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Fungi)
Control of the culture gene sequencing
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 1998 0 490 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 fee for 60 Euros per strain for academic partners, 100 Euros per strain for private partners
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized https://www6.inra.fr/cirm_eng/Filamentous-Fungi/Strains-catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Fungi)
Other Service Screening of fungi
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2008-02-20
Date of Reply 2016-01-04