Faculty of Biology, Wita Stwosza 59, 80-308 Gdańsk, Poland, rooms 416, 441, and 442
Collection of Plasmids and Microorganisms (KPD) is a core facility specializing in a long-term storage of microbiological material samples, their identification, validation and characterization. The KPD collection includes bacteria (classified as P1 and P2), archaeons, and plasmids. The collection is registered with the Word Data Center for Microorganisms under the number WDCM 1084, which among other things means that depositing a microorganism in the KPD is honored by all scientific journals. The Laboratory is equipped with MALDI Biotyper System, The GEN III OmniLog Combo Plus System (BIOLOG, USA), Next-generation sequencing platform, digital emulsion PCR system (BioRad QX200), Monolith NT.115 Pico-red/Nano-blue, and Prometheus NT.48 AGOHTU.