HAMBI mBRC is a part of the Biodiversity Collections Research Infrastructure (HUBCRI) in the Helsinki Institute of Life Science (HiLIFE).
HAMBI mBRC is a resource of living microorganisms for teaching, research and applications. The center consists of microorganisms from different groups e.g. archaea, bacteria, cyanobacteria, filamentous fungi, phages and yeasts. A great deal of the cultures originates from the unique nature of Finland. HAMBI’s main services are deposition and delivery of microbial strains.