1. Collection
Registered Number 181
Acronym CAPM
Full Name Collection of Animal Pathogenic Microorganisms
Institution Veterinary Research Institute
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Lubomir Valicek
Postal Address Hudcova 70,Brno,,CZ-621 32
Country Czech
Telephone 1 (420) 53333-2101
Telephone 2 (420) 53333-2131
Fax 1 (420) 54121-1229
E-mail 1 valicek@vri.cz
Homepage http://www.vri.cz/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Lubomir Valicek
Curator Assoc. Prof. Lubomir Valicek (Virology)
Assoc. Prof. Marketa Reichelova (Bacteriology)
Assoc. Prof. Jana Prodelalova (Virology)
Assoc. Prof. Hana Dvorakova (Virology)
Assoc. Prof. Marcela Malcova (Virology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Virology (4)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
General microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(animal viruses, zoopathogenic bacteria)
Liquid N2(animal viruses)
Control of the culture Morphology(viruses)-Negative staining
Biochemical tests
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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 594 0
Viruses: animal 328 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)
Viruses: animal
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to laboratories in Czech Republic
Fee for different (bacteria or viruses)
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish own catalogue
Included in a regional catalogue Catalogue of Cultures, Bacteria,Catalogue of Cultures, Viruses 1997 181 Published the first cat
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Animal viruses, Zoopathogenic bacteria (only in Czech Republic))
Storage service(Animal viruses, Zoopathogenic bacteria )
Distribution(Animal viruses, Zoopathogenic bacteria)
Training electron microscopy of viruses (animal)
Consulation about Patent deposits
Shipment regulations
electron microscopy of animal viruses
Other Service morphologic identification of animal viruses
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2004-11-15
12. Strains