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International Potato Center (CIP) Genebank

The genebank at the International Potato Center (CIP) in Lima, Peru maintains clonal and seed collections of potato, sweetpotato, and Andean roots and tubers (ARTC’s).

The genebank is maintained as a global public good under the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA).  CIP’s germplasm is available for requestors for research, education, and breeding purposes.

General
Belongs to network: 
Contacts: 
Geographic
Geographic coverage: 
Global
Country where the service is managed: 
Peru
Content
Percentage of records about agriculture: 
100%
Other topics: 
Number of records: 
3 000
Currency: 
Current / updated
agINFRA The RING is part of the agINFRA project EC 7th framework program INFRA-2011-1.2.2 - Grant agr. no: 283770