1. Collection
Registered Number 65
Acronym CCM
Full Name Czech Collection of Microorganisms
Institution Masaryk University
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Ivo Sedlacek
Postal Address Kamenice 5,Brno,Czech Republic,CZ-625 00
Country Czech
Telephone 1 (420) - 549491430
Telephone 2 (420) 5-49496933
Fax 1 (420) 5-49498289
E-mail 1 ccm@sci.muni.cz
E-mail 2 ivo@sci.muni.cz
Homepage http://sci.muni.cz/ccm/index.html 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Ivo Sedlacek
Curator Assoc. Prof. Dana Novakova (Bacteriology - curator)
Assoc. Prof. Monika Laichmanova (Fungi - curator)
Assoc. Prof. Pavel Svec (Bacteriology, molecular biology)
Assoc. Prof. Sylva Karpiskova (Bacteriology - deputy curator)
Ms. Renee Subrtova (Bacteriology)
Ms. Jana Bajerova (Bacteriology)
Mr. Hana Dubnova (Bacteriology)
Assoc. Prof. Eva Kroupova (Bacteriology)
Assoc. Prof. Kamila Kyrova (Bacteriology - curator)
Assoc. Prof. Pavla Holochova (Bacteriology - curator)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (9)
Mycology (1)
Assistants (1)
Others (2)
Total (13)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts)
Liquid N2(Bacteria, Fungi)
Freezer(Bacteria, Fungi)
Control of the culture Morphology, biochemical tests, ribotyping, SDS-PAGE, rep-PCR, DNA-sequencing
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from From the collections 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 2600 400
Fungi 750 400
Yeasts 22 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)
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to Education (Masaryk university)
Exchange with Collections
Fee for Non-profit institutions: Eur 30.00
Fee for Commercial institutions: Eur 40.00
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts)
Storage service(Bacteria, Fungi)
Distribution(Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts)
Identification(Bacteria(Aerobic Bacteria) Fungi(Deuteromycetes, Ascomycetes, Mucorales))
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Patent deposits
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1981-10-14
Date of Reply 2016-01-05
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi