Basidiomycetes Culture Collection Komarov Botanical Institute RAS (LE-BIN)

Base institution

Komarov Botanical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (BIN RAS),
Laboratory of Fungal Biochemistry

Address: Professor Popov str. 2, Saint Petersburg, 197376, Russia

Nadezhda Psurtseva, Curator of LE-BIN Collection, Head of Laboratory of Fungal Biochemistry, Ph.D.
E-mail: Telephone: +7 (812) 372-54-62

Profile and services
Resources: fungi
Main taxa: Agaricomycetes
Applications: Biotechnology. Environmental Safety.
Peculiarities of the partner collection: Applied microbiology, Biochemistry, Culture and preservation methods, Fermentation, Systematics and taxonomy.
Other relevant expertise:
Study of the structural organization of higher fungi at the vegetative and generative stages of development.
The study of physiological and biochemical patterns of growth and development of macromycetes in ontogeny under the influence of various environmental factors.
Conservation of diversity of higher fungi ex situ; replenishment and scientific processing of the collection of cultures of basidiomycetes of the BIN RAS.
Experimental base for qualification work of students and PhD-students.
Quality Management