1. Collection
Registered Number 987
Acronym SZMC
Full Name Szeged Microbiological Collection
Institution University of Szeged, Faculty of Science and Informatics, Department of Microbiology
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Tamás Papp
Postal Address Kozep Fasor 52,Szeged,Csongrád,H-6726
Country Hungary
Telephone 1 (36) - 62 544005
Telephone 2 (36) - 62 544516
Fax 1 (36) - 62 544822
E-mail 1 pappt@bio.u-szeged.hu
Homepage http://szmc.hu/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Prof. Csaba Vágvölgyi
Curator Dr. Tamás Papp (Bacteria, Yeast, Fungi)
Number of Staff Assistants (1)
Total (1)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Environmental protection
Evolutionary biology
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Bacteria, Yeast, Fungi)
Subculturing(Bacteria, Yeast, Fungi)
Freeze-dry(Yeast, Fungi)
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 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)
Bacteria 320 220
Fungi 3200 2100
Yeasts 542 421
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 cooperation partners
exchange with other collections and microbiologists
fee for Shipping costs
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts)
Distribution(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts)
Identification(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts)
Training Karyotyping
Numerical Taxonomy
Consulation about Preservation
Molecular identification of fungi
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2011-10-09
Date of Reply 2016-02-04