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American Type Culture Collection (ATCC)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

ATCC is a engineering or technology research center based in Manassas, VA that was founded in 1947. As of 2019 they had $96 million in revenue and $120 million in assets.

ATCC is the premier global biological materials resource and standards organization offering an extensive collection of products and services manufactured under ISO certification and accreditation.

(703) 365-2700
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Program areas at ATCC

Collections, research and informatics services: a 93 year old ongoing program for the isolation, collection, acquisition and provision of authentic cultures of living microorganisms, human, animal and plant cells, derivatives including genetic materials and related bioproducts in support of science. The collection's size was well over 100,000 strains and dna and rdna materials, and over 300,000 biological items were distributed to thousands of scientists worldwide. In addition to the materials, atcc maintains extensive information about the specimens, and related preservation and lab techniques thereto, in the collections. This information is made available to the scientific community through publications and the extensive atcc internet web site.

Professional services: this program encompasses several activities related to the support of the atcc collections, provising special support services to the scientific community (1) applied sciences: provides expert technical support to the scientific community to properly identify, handle or otherwise utilize biological materials. These activities include laboratory, professional consultation, or technical management services. (2) patent deposit services: atcc provides storage facilities for safeguarding cultures deposited for patent purposes. Under the uspto rules these deposits must be made available, on issuance of the patent, to further enhance scientific research. Atcc provides safekeeping of the cultures and distribution to the research scientists.

Grants to support related entites whose missions are aligned with atcc (atcc global and global biological standards institute llc).

Form 990s for ATCC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 16, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 22, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 20, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ATCC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$42,775,685
Investment income and dividends$107,304
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$14,363,742
Net rental income$497,505
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$11,000
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$35,808,438
Miscellaneous revenues$2,605,580
Total revenues$96,169,254

Vendors for ATCC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Ibm CorporationMarketing software2019-12-08
██████████████████████ ███Tax accounting2019-01-31
█████ ███████ ███It Consulting$1,458,9582017-12-01
█████████ ███It Consulting$2,934,0032017-12-01
████Collaborative R D$1,755,2912017-12-01
████ ████████████ ███Bioproducts Services$1,994,5252017-12-01
████████ ████ ██████████Bioproducts Services$2,567,2492017-12-01
...and six more vendors

Personnel at ATCC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Dr. Cypess HoldsChief Executive Officer-July 17, 2019
Raymond H. CypessChairman, Chief Executive Officer$1.4 millionJuly 17, 2019
████ ███████Vice President , Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer / Vice President, Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer$125,473July 17, 2019
██████ █████Chief Information Technology Officer-July 17, 2019
█████ █████████████ █████Chief Science and Technology Officer-July 17, 2019
█████ ██ ███████ █████Vice President, Corporate Development and Chief Business Officer$335,497July 17, 2019
█████ ██ ███████ █████Vice President, Operations$329,247July 17, 2019
█████ ██████Vice President of Business Development-July 17, 2019
█████████ ███████Vice President STDS Res Ctr$237,738Dec. 31, 2017
█████████ ██ █████ █████Vice President, Standards Resource Center-July 17, 2019
...and 11 more key personnel

Peer engineer and technology research centers

1Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy501(c)(3)$370 millionWashington, DC
2Riverside Research501(c)(3)$97 millionNew York, NY
3University Corporation for Atmospheric Research501(c)(3)$220 millionBoulder, CO
4Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)501(c)(3)$260 millionAlexandria, VA
5SRC501(c)(3)$240 millionNorth Syracuse, NY
6Electric Power Research Institute501(c)(3)$421 millionPalo Alto, CA
7Institut Pasteur501(c)(3)$342 millionFrance,
8Universities Space Research Association501(c)(3)$162 millionColumbia, MD
9Southern Research Institute (SRI)501(c)(3)$73 millionBirmingham, AL
10SRI International501(c)(3)$405 millionMenlo Park, CA
11University Enterprises Incorporated501(c)(3)$97 millionSacramento, CA
12Cubrc501(c)(3)$47 millionBuffalo, NY
13Marshall University Research Corporation (MURC)501(c)(3)$33 millionHuntington, WV
14Gas Technology Institute (GTI)501(c)(3)$104 millionDes Plaines, IL
15Fraunhofer USA501(c)(3)$34 millionPlymouth, MI
16Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC)501(c)(3)$65 millionJohnstown, PA
17Noblis501(c)(3)$322 millionReston, VA
18Anser501(c)(3)$65 millionFalls Church, VA
19National Institute of Aerospace (NIAA)501(c)(3)$35 millionHampton, VA
20MIND Research Institute501(c)(3)$30 millionIrvine, CA
21Carnegie Science (CIS)501(c)(3)$90 millionWashington, DC
22Cna Corporation501(c)(3)$123 millionArlington, VA
23Human Resources Research Organization501(c)(3)$35 millionAlexandria, VA
24In-Q-Tel501(c)(3)$116 millionArlington, VA
25Underwriters Laboratories (UL)501(c)(3)$29 millionNorthbrook, IL