1. Collection
Registered Number 707
Acronym DMST
Full Name Department of Medical Sciences Culture Collection
Institution National Institute of Health, Department of Medical Sciences
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mrs. Surang Dejsirilert
Postal Address Tiwanond Road,,Nonthaburi,11000
Country Thailand
Telephone 1 (66) 2-9510000
Telephone 2 (66) 2-5899851
Fax 1 (66) 2-5899867
Fax 2 (66) 2-5915449
E-mail 1 sudejsi@health.moph.go.th
E-mail 2 surang@dmsc.moph.go.th
Homepage http://geocities.com/dmst_cc 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Director Assoc.Prof. Pathom Sawanpanyalert
Curator Surang Dejsirilert (Medical bacteriology)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (6)
Assistants (1)
Total (7)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Medical microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(bacteria)
Liquid N2(bacteria)
gelatin disc(bacteria)
Control of the culture viability test
biochemical test
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(U.S.A)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 10000 10000
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 institution
Free to hospital
Fee for US $ 10
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 1985 year(s)
Planning to publish in 2003
Need help to publish
The second edition was published in 1999.
10. Services
Services Storage service(Bacteria)
Identification(medical bacteria)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 1988-02-28
Date of Reply 2001-03-05
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi