E. coli Reference Center

The E.coli Reference Center is located at The Pennsylvania State University, under the direction of Dr. Chobi DebRoy and functions as a reference center by accepting diagnostic cultures for characterization from outside sources. Surveillance studies are welcome. Special discount pricing which includes grouping of data and indefinite storage of your strains (-80C) at no additional charge. Standard strains, micro-screening sera, and testing kits are available to diagnostic laboratories and research institutions in the USA and Canada for a nominal fee.

responsible: rcd3@psu.edu (Chobi DebRoy)