Culture Collections

Depositing with Culture Collections


 Cold storage

There are three different ways you can deposit with the Culture Collections:

The Culture Collections specialises in preserving and distributing strains and cell lines of medical importance. Organisms deposited with us are maintained by experienced staff and included in our online catalogue.

The Culture Collections offers secure, confidential, second site storage facilities for your valuable microbial and viral seed stocks or cell banks.

NCTC and ECACC are long established International Depository Authorities (IDAs) for the deposit of pathogenic bacteria, cell lines and viruses for the purposes of patenting under the Budapest Treaty


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