Last updated on 1 February 2016
|Supply samples from public collection|
|Fungi / yeasts||75,00||115,00|
|Selected Test, Control and Bioassay strains||55,00||85,00|
|Selected strains for teaching purposes
(applicable for schools and universities in Belgium only)
|Lab fee (for supplying an active culture)||15,00||15,00|
|Genomic DNA BCCM strain (2,5 µg)||140,00||180,00|
|DNA extraction only||53,00||53,00|
|Teaching set "Morphology" (24 strains)||495,00||495,00|
|Teaching set "Clinical" FULL (48 strains)||950,00||950,00|
|Teaching set "Clinical" MOULDS ONLY (24 strains)||495,00||495,00|
|Teaching set "Clinical" YEASTS ONLY (12 strains)||250,00||250,00|
|Teaching set "Clinical" DERMATOPHYTES ONLY (12 strains)||250,00||250,00|
|Validation set (custom, price depending on the amount of ordered strains)||35,00 - 50,00||60,00 - 75,00|
|Deposit of strain in the public collection||no charges||no charges|
|Viability and purity check, preservation and the first year of safe-keeping||204,00||204,00|
|Annual maintenance fee, incl. one yearly viability test, its report, and forwarding the subculture if requested (mailing costs not included)||69,00||69,00|
|Release of a sample(1)||55,00||55,00|
|Preparation of a new batch of samples for long-term storage(2)||160,00||160,00|
|Patent deposits (Budapest Treaty)|
|Viability statement with test performed||60,00||60,00|
|Viability statement without test performed||25,00||25,00|
|Supply of a sample||120,00||120,00|
|Communication of information on the most recent scientific description||25,00||25,00|
|Delivery of attestation on later indication or amendment of the scientific description||25,00||25,00|
|Freeze drying of cultures|
|Full identification (morphology, physiology and sequencing)||180,00||180,00|
|Identification of a pure culture (morphology or physiology)||60,00||60,00|
|Identification of a pure culture (sequencing of 1 genomic region)||120,00||120,00|
|Sequencing of every additional region||30,00||30,00|
|Bench fee (lab training)||On request||On request|
|Culture media (per test tube containg 5 ml medium)||2,00||2,00|
|Antifungal susceptibility testing||150,00||150,00|
|Course « Fungi of the indoor and outdoor human environment »||900,00||900,00|
Overheads and administrative charges are included
Packaging and shipping fee will be added per shipment. Shipment by courier is mandatory for all strains, except those of risk level 1. Courier costs depend on destination and weight of the package, and will be added to the invoice.
A discount of 10% is offered when ten or more publicly available biological resources are ordered at the same time.
Fungal strains are provided in freeze-dried form. On request, a living culture can be provided, in which case an additional lab fee of 15,00 EUR per strain will be charged.
Ordering information and material transfer agreement
How to submit an order
Dr. Dirk Stubbe
Scientific Institute of Public Health
Rue J. Wytsmanstraat 14
- by phone a: +32-(0)2-642.55.18
- by fax: +32-(0)2-642.55.19
- by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- on-line b: shopping cart
aAll orders by telephone must be followed by a written confirmation (mail, fax, e-mail, on-line).
bOnly possible if you have a BCCM/IHEM customer number, which will be allocated to your company/laboratory after your first order.
Specifications to be mentioned in the order form/letter for sample supply
For strains from the public collection, please specify:
- the exact identification of the requested materials (name and IHEM accession number);
- the form of supply: freeze-dried, active, genomic DNA;
- the invoice address if different from the shipping address;
- in case of payment by credit card: name of credit card holder, credit card number, expiry date.
- a confirmation that the persons responsible for handling the biological material have read and agree to the conditions stated in the BCCM Material Transfer Agreement.