BCCM/LMG - Laboratory of Microbiolog…

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BCCM/LMG - Laboratory of Microbiology Gent Bacteria Collection


The Laboratorium voor Microbiologie (LMG) at the Faculty of Sciences University Gent holds more than 16,000 bacteria strains representing some 1,300 species, subspecies or pathovars. Over 16,000 strains, representing some 1,300 species, subspecies or pathovars, encompassing plant associated and phytopathogenic bacteria (pseudomonads, xanthomonads, erwiniae, agrobacteria, coryneforms, etc.), bacteria of medical or veterinary importance (Arcobacter, Campylobacter, Helicobacter, aeromonads, flavobacteria, bordetellae, enterococci, streptococci), marine bacteria (Vibrio) and various groups of biotechnological interest (such as lactic acid and acetic acid bacteria, N2 fixers, clostridia, bacilli, streptomycetes, agrobacteria, etc.). Most of the commonly used control, test and bioassay strains are incorporated.

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Belgium Biodiversity Platform

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Apr 3, 2007

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Janssens Danielle
+32 (0)9 2645108
Storms Virginie
Swings Jean
Struyvelt Annemie
Secretariat Host Lab
+32 (0)9 264 51 04
Dhaese Ariane
Secretariat BCCM/LMG Bacteria Collection
+32 (0)9 264 51 08