1. Collection
Registered Number 941
Acronym CAZ
Full Name CAZ Coleccion de Bacterias Dr Anibal Zaindenberg
Institution Universidad del Zulia Facultad Exp. de Ciencias Dpto de Biologia
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. Jorge R. Guinez
Postal Address Av. Universidad. Sector Grano de Oro. Modulo I,Maracaibo,Zulia,4002
Country Venezuela
Telephone 1 (58) 424 6808098
E-mail 1 cazrequest@gmail.com
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Universidad del Zulia
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Jorge R. Guinez
Curator Prof. Jorge Guinez (Microbiology & Immunology)
Mr. Ysmael E. Hernandez (Microbiology)
Mr. Yoelvis Sulbaran (Microbiology)
Miss. Andrea Scelza (Microbiology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (4)
Total (4)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
General microbiology
Medical microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Some bacteria)
calcium sulphate encapsulation(bacteria)
Control of the culture Biochemical tests
API test
Column Immunoaffinity Selection
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our 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
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 600 600
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
exchange with Recognized collection
fee for Standard price in BsF or USD
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Use of computers in culture collections
Probabilistic identification
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2009-05-20
Date of Reply 2015-03-12