TISTR Culture Collection

Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research

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The TISTR Culture Collection or the so called Bangkok MIRCEN is the main service collection in Thailand. It was created with UNESCO/UNEP support in 1976 with the aim of establishing a holding center for agriculturally and industrially useful microbial strains. Since then, this Culture Collection has been devoted to collection , preservation , and distribution of microorganisms. In the year 2000 ,the quality management system of TISTR culture collection services such as culture supply, preservation and deposition of microbial cultures have been conformed to the requirement of the quality standards  ISO 9001 (ISO 9001:2008).

The following main services are offered:

Culture Supply

Over 5,000 strains of bacteria, yeasts, fungi and microalgae,covering a wide range of known or potential applications for biotechnology development, agriculture, environment, industry are readily available. TISTR-cultures are distributed in response to written orders