- Institution: Spanish Type Culture Collection (CECT) – University of Valencia
- Departament/Service: R+D+i
C/ Catedrático Agustín Escardino Benlloch, 9
46980 Paterna (Valencia/València)
- Web: https://www.uv.es/cect
David Ruiz Arahal
Phone number: (+34) 963544484
Microbial group/s: BacteriaTotal number of strains: 180Taxa (number of strains):AmycolatopsisCorynebacteriumGordoniaLentzeaMycobacteriumPseudonocardiaRhodococcusStreptomycesTsukamurellaWilliamsiaIsolation source/Origin: Wastewater.Preservation method: -80 ºCInformation management: Data sheetsCharacterization level:-Identification with partial 16S rRNA gene sequence.-Viability and purity.
Currently there is no research group linked to this collection. The strains were donated and are located at the CECT.
Brief historical review
Collection generated from the research activity of Dr. Gonzalo Cuesta, Full Professor at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, who died on October 6, 2013. It was donated to the CECT due to his regular collaboration with doctors Esperanza Garay and David Ruiz, researchers at the CECT.