Three PPEM Members Participate in the USCCN Meeting at UC-Davis

Posted: October 11, 2014

The United States Culture Collection Network (USCCN) met at UC-Davis (UCD) on September 24-25, 2014 to strengthen ties between microbial culture collections and microbial genomics.

The Phaff Yeast Culture Collection hosted the meeting in collaboration with the UCD wine yeast and bacteria collection. Nearly 50 participants, including Dr. David Geiser, Dr. Seogchan Kang, and Kristi Fenstermacher, enjoyed presentations from various collections and researchers who manage large-scale microbial genome projects and facility tours.