KNAW

Organisation

CBS Fungal Biodiversity Center

Part of Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen - KNAW
Acronym CBS
Address Uppsalalaan 8, 3584 CT Utrecht
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Postal address Postbus 85167, 3508 AD Utrecht
Phone +31-30-2122600
Fax +31-30-2512097
URL http://www.cbs.knaw.nl
Email info -at- cbs. knaw. nl
Mission The Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures (CBS) - an institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and situated in Utrecht - maintains a world-renowned collection of living filamentous fungi, yeasts and bacteria. The Institute's research programs principally focus on the taxonomy and evolution of fungi as well as on functional aspects of fungal biology and ecology, increasingly making use of molecular and genomics approaches. The institute employs circa 50 personnel, among whom 17 scientists.
Addition Het CBS organiseert cursussen in de algemene mycologie, de medische mycologie en de mycologie van voedsel en de bebouwde omgeving. Het CBS is erkend als bewaarplaats voor gepatenteerde schimmels, gisten en bacteriƫn. Het verricht ten behoeve van derden identificaties van micro-organismen, en adviseert bij zich voordoende problemen ten gevolge van schimmels en gisten.
Publicatielijst in KNAW repository

People

Management Prof.dr. P.W. Crous
Programme leader / Group leader Dr. T. Boekhout
Programme leader / Group leader Prof.dr. G.S. de Hoog
Programme leader / Group leader Dr.ir. V.A.R.G. Robert
Programme leader / Group leader Dr. R.A. Samson
Programme leader / Group leader Dr. J.A. Stalpers
Programme leader / Group leader Dr. G.J.M. Verkley
Programme leader / Group leader Prof.dr.ir. R.P. de Vries

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