Bacteria ANDES-B

January 12, 2024

Organizational structure


Collection Institution/Entity

Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia

Staff working with the Collection


Collection Contact

Andrew J. Crawford

Collection Email

Collection Phone

+57 601 339 4949

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 sequencing data
  • Collection contains reference strains
  • Ability to accept orphan collections

Collection Category

Aspiring collection (lacks one or more of the attributes of a publicly available collection; plans are underway to meet all the criteria of a public collection)

Collection follows best management practice guideline

None of the Above

Organisms in Collection

Fungi, Bacteria, Oomycetes

Sequencing data in collection

barcode for Bacteria

Training opportunities provided by Collection

Does not provide training

Funding Sources for Research performed with Collection specimens

Colombian institutions.

Availability and distribution mechanisms

No charge for distribution (shipping may be charged), Fee per strain for distribution, Peer to peer for collaborations

Services provided by Collection

Patent deposits, Storage service (safe deposit)

Consultations provided by Collection

Shipment regulations

Host Associations in Collection

Soil, Water

Research fields relevant to Collection

Agriculture, Ecology, General microbiology, Industrial microbiology, Systematics and taxonomy