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Patent Deposit

Download deposit policy and terms and conditions (TH/EN)

Download instructions for sending microorganisms (TH/EN)

TBRC accepts most groups of bacteria, yeasts and filamentous fungi classified in Risk Group 1 or 2.

Those who wish to deposit a microorganism at TBRC are obliged to agree with the TBRC deposit policy and terms and conditions, and should submit a patent deposit form through the TBRC website or contact TBRC staff prior to sending the microorganism.

Instructions for sending microorganisms for deposit at the Thailand Bioresource Research Center (TBRC) should be followed when sending the microorganism to TBRC. The depositor is responsible for any charges occurring during shipment of materials to TBRC. A certificate of deposit (COD) can be requested through the TBRC website (request certificate of deposit).

Deposit fee
Details Fee (Excluding VAT)
Organizations in Thailand Overseas
Preservation of microorganism (upon request) Preservation of microorganism for patent deposit process 2,000 Baht/strain 6,000 Baht/strain
Additional tube for the customer’s own storage (only for microorganisms that can be preserved long-term by liquid-drying method) 150 Baht/tube 450 Baht/tube
Storage First 5 years (pay all at once) 10,000 Baht/strain 20,000 Baht/strain
From the 5th year until petty patent/patent terminates (pay all at once) 2,000 Baht/strain/year 4,000 Baht/strain/year
Preparation of new batch 1,500 Baht/strain/5 tubes
See Culture Preservation Service
4,500 Baht/strain/5 tubes
See Culture Preservation Service
Viability test (upon request) 500 Baht/strain/test 1,500 Baht/strain/test
Bank transfer Paid by the customer Paid by the customer

Deposit process
  • Customer submits patent deposit form to TBRC
  • TBRC responses within 5 working days
  • Customer sends preserved microorganism and signed deposit form to TBRC
  • TBRC performs viability and purity tests and stores microorganism in patent deposit storage
  • Customer makes a payment