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Supply of Cultures

CBCS normally supplies 2 x 10 ml tubes of culture in liquid medium, or 1 x agar slope (preferently), depending on the method of maintenance of the strain.

Note: Not all strains in CBCS collection are available for distribution.

Any other requirements should be discussed with CBCS, please email (frias@ibvf.csic.es

Normally 2 weeks notice is requested, although orders for cryopreserved material may need longer. Cultures will be sent as soon as they are ready.



Please, contact to CBCS (frias@ibvf.csic.es) for prices

Packing and Postage

Within Spain: 4.00 € postage & packing (or cost if higher), sent by First Class Post

Elsewhere: Express Post or Courier delivery at cost plus 2.00 € packing.

Please note that we are required to declare the actual cost of our products on any commercial invoice for international shipments. Any duties or taxes are the responsibility of the importer and are beyond our control.

Retail Tax (VAT)

Within Spain: VAT at 21.0% is added on the whole order

Within the EU: VAT at 0.0%. Absolutely necessary a VAT registration number.

Outside the EU: No VAT

If you would like us to send you an exact price quotation, please fax CBCS at +34 (0) 954460165 or email (frias@ibvf.csic.es). Please include the strain names, strain numbers and quantities, as well as the following details: Academic / Commercial / CSIC / USE; Spain/EU/Outside Europe

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