The ARS Culture Collection (NRRL) - Patent Collection Policy/Procedures and BudapestTreaty
- In order to obtain a sample from our patent collection, you must send us a hard copy letter of request stating NRRL #('s) you would like to obtain, along with a prepaid shipping air waybill for 1 lb padded envelope. Please follow shipping and address guidlines found here. Then we will send the sample along with an invoice for $40.00 per strain requested.
- If you would like to deposit a strain(s) into our patent collection, please follow the instructions here.
- Further policies and procedures for the patent collection can be found at the following links:
- Procedures and Pollicies (PDF, 53kb)
- Budapest Treaty