1. Collection
Registered Number 923
Acronym CMM
Full Name Culture Collection of Phytopathogenic Fungi Prof. Maria Menezes (Colecao de Culturas de Fungos Fitopatogenicos Prof. Maria Menezes
Institution Federal Rural University of Pernambuco
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Sami Michereff
Postal Address Av. Dom Manoel de Medeiros, s/n - Dois Irmaos,Recife,Pernambuco,52171-900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 81-33206208
Telephone 2 (55) 81-33206205
Fax 1 (55) 81-33206205
E-mail 1 sami@depa.ufrpe.br
Homepage http://www.pgfitopat.ufrpe.br/cmm.html 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Federal Rural University of Pernambuco
FINEP - Brazilian North-Northeastern Culture Culettion Network
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Sami Michereff
Curator Prof. Sami Michereff (Tuberculariaceae)
Prof. Marcos Camara (Dematiaceae)
Prof. Delson Laranjeira (Moniliales)
Prof. Sonia Oliveira (Melanconiales)
Assoc. Prof. Jean Monteiro (Sphaeropsidales)
Number of Staff Mycology (5)
Assistants (3)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (9)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Plant pathology
Culture and preservation methods
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures mineral oil(Fungi)
silica gel(Fungi)
Control of the culture Biochemical tests
Plant pathogenicity tests
Deposit Mainly to our collection
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)
Fungi 1780 1780
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 Free to Academic culture collection within network
Free to Universities
Free to Agricultural research centers
Exchange with Most recognized collection
Fee for Private agricultural companies
Fee for Agrochemical companies
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(fungi)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2008-04-30
Date of Reply 2008-04-30