Bacillus Genetic Stock Center (BGSC)

August 2, 2023

Collection Website

Organizational structure


Collection Institution/Entity

Ohio State University

Staff working with the Collection


Collection Contact

Alyssa Deever

Position of Collection contact

Lab Coordinator

Collection Phone


Collection can be contacted


  • Has continued institutional support
  • Interested in Culture Collections Exchange
  • Interested in working with samples from different repositories
  • Interested in Collaborative Programs
  • Collection contains reference strains
  • Ability to accept orphan collections

Collection Category

Publicly available (qualified curator, collection management policies, microbial specimens, a database of collection information, an online strain catalog, and distributes strains to the scientific community)

Collection follows best management practice guideline

None of the Above

Organisms in Collection


Training opportunities provided by Collection

Does not provide training

Funding Sources for Research performed with Collection specimens

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Availability and distribution mechanisms

Fee per strain for distribution

Services provided by Collection

Not applicable

Consultations provided by Collection

Does not provide consultation

Research fields relevant to Collection

Agriculture, General microbiology, Genetics, Industrial microbiology, Molecular biology, Plant pathology, Synthetic biology