Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology

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Kazakhstan - Almaty Province - Almaty

Institution Code:

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Institute of Plant Biology and Biotechnology
Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Kazakhstan Almaty
Timiryazev Street
Almaty Province 05004045 Kazakhstan

Telephone: +7(727)3947562
Fax: +7(727)3947562
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Unknown
    Curator's Name: Irina Kovalchuk, Leading research scientist
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Gene/Seed Bank
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 43.13
    Longitude: 76.99
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Seed Bank: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:We have a cryogenic collection cultivars and wild selections.
    The cryogenic collection includes the following plants stored as dormant buds: 124 apple genotypes [Malus x domestica Borkh. and Malus sieversii (Ledeb.) M. Roem)] (cultivars, hybrids, wild forms); 60 sweet cherry genotypes (Prunus avium L.); 17pear genotypes (Pyrus communis L.); 25 cherry genotypes (Prunus cerasus L.). Collections stored as shoot tips by PVS2 vitrification of in vitro shoot tips include: 5 pear genotypes (Pyrus communis L.); 6 cherry genotypes (Prunus cerasus L.),; 15 black currant genotypes (Ribes nigrum L.); 25 raspberry genotypes (Rubus idaeus L., Rubus slesvicensis Lange), 28 strawberry genotypes (Fragaria x ananassa Duch.); 30 grape genotypes (Vitis vinifera L.) (cultivars); The cryogenic collections stored as seeds and embryonic axes: 4 apricot genotypes(Prunus armeniaca L.),(wild forms); 114 rice genotypes (Oryza sativa L.) (cultivars).

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes