1. Collection
Registered Number 485
Acronym NCAIM
Full Name National Collection of Agricultural and Industrial Microorganisms
Institution Szent Istvan University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Gabor Peter
Postal Address Somloi ut 14-16,Budapest,-,H-1118
Country Hungary
Telephone 1 (36) 1-482-6322
Fax 1 (36) 1-482-6322
E-mail 1 peter.gabor@etk.szie.hu
Homepage http://ncaim.uni-corvinus.hu/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Ministry of Education
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Gabor Peter
Curator Assoc. Prof. Gabor Peter (Yeasts, moulds)
Dr. Andrea Tobiás (Bacteria)
Assoc. Prof. Denes Dlauchy (molecular methods, computer)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Mycology (1)
Assistants (2)
Molecular biologist (1)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
Food microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(moulds , yeasts , bacteria)
Liquid N2(moulds , yeasts , bacteria)
Deposit to your 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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 1307 945 36 26
Fungi 322 252 0 0
Yeasts 1683 961 33 24
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)
Bacteria 1292 940 30 21 160 155
Fungi 311 241 0 0 53 53
Yeasts 1660 950 28 23 60 47
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Exchange
Patent strains under Budapest Treaty
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Publish your own catalogue
Published the first catalogue in 1990 year(s)
Catalogue Computerized http://web.uni-corvinus.hu:8089/NCAIM/index.jsp
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Bacteria, filamentous fungi, yeasts)
Storage service(Bacteria, filamentous fungi, yeasts)
Distribution(Bacteria, filamentous fungi, yeasts)
Identification(Bacteria, filamentous fungi, yeasts)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Patent deposits
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-26
Date of Reply 2016-01-06
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi