|Mailing address||Micoteca da Universidade do Minho, Centro de Engenharia Biol
Tel.: + 351 253 604403
Fax: + 351 253 604429
Micoteca da Universidade do Minho (MUM) is a filamentous fungi culture collection hosted at the Biological Engineering Centre of University of Minho since 1996. The MUM mission is aiming to maintain and supply fungal strains for teaching and research in biotechnology and life sciences, and to become a centre of knowledge, information and training in mycology, in articulation with other national and international collections. MUM is a member of the World Federation for Cultures Collections (WFCC) and is also registered in WDCM (World Data Centre for Microorganisms), BioCase (the Biological Collection Access Service for Europe) and Strain Info.Net.The collection's holdings includes some recognised reference strains and mostly isolates derived from research activities, mainly from the genera Penicillium and Aspergillus.
|Quality Management System||MUM is certified for the Deposit, Preservation and Supply of Filamentous Fungi by ISO9001:2008|