National Reference Laboratory – Czech National Collection of Type Cultures (CNCTC)
5. December 2016 | Mgr. Renáta Šafránková
The NRL is accredited to ČSN EN ISO/IEC 17025 as a test laboratory by the Czech Accreditation Institute.
Head: Renáta Šafránková, M.Sc.
Nearly 1200 strains representative of 100 genera and 370 species of bacteria, fungi and yeasts are available at CNCTC. Altogether 243 type cultures, including bacterial genera and species isolated and described by Czech microbiologists (genera Budvicia aquatica and Pragia fontium) and species (Acinetobacter ursingii, Acinetobacter schindleri, Acinetobacter parvus, Corynebacterium accolens, Yersinia aldovae, Staphylococcus chromogenes, Staphylococcus intermedius, Staphylococcus petrasii) are part of CNCTC that also provides a wide selection of microbial organisms for quality control, bioassays and testing of antibiotics.
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