FlandersBio offers an up-to-date life sciences database with detailed information about all FlandersBio members.
FlandersBio beschikt over een geüpdate life sciences databank met een gedetailleerd overzicht van alle FlandersBio-ledenbedrijven.
Provision of microbiological strains, as reference or research material (fungi, yeasts, bacteria, plasmids, DNA libraries)
The BCCM™ consortium consists of four complementary research-based service culture collections, and three specialised nodes that are coordinated by a central team at the federal Science Policy:
The BCCM™ consortium aims to share the biological material of its collections, related information, as well as its experience and know-how in the field of fundamental and applied (micro)biology, to the benefit of its partners and clients in the academic and industrial communities. The BCCM™ collections therefore combine scientific expertise with quality in service.
Preservation and distribution of biological material
‘International Depositary Authority (IDA)’ status to accept deposits for patent purposes under the provisions of the Budapest Treaty
Services ranging from single strain identification or characterization, to extended contract research projects.
Several long term collaborations with public research institutes as welll as with culture collections, among others in China, Cuba, Canada, Morocco,... . BCCM is member of the European Culture Collections’ Organisation (ECCO) and the World Federation for Culture Collections (WFCC).