1. Collection
Registered Number 1149
Acronym CMAA
Full Name Collection of Microorganismos of Agricultural and Environmental Importance
Institution Embrapa - Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation - Embrapa Environment
ISO Standard ISO 9001:2005
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Tatiana Fernandes
Postal Address Rodovia SP 340, Km 127,5 - Bairro Tanquinho Velho,Jaguariuna,Sao Paulo,13820-000
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 19-3311-2754
Telephone 2 (55)19-3311-2665
E-mail 1 tatiana.fernandes@embrapa.br
E-mail 2 itamar.melo@embrapa.br
Homepage http://alelomicro.cenargen.embrapa.br/InterMicro/Intercambio/acessos.xjs?ids=13 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
5. Personnel
Curator Dr. Itamar Soares de Melo (Bacteria)
E-mail:itamar.melo@embrapa.br
Number of Staff Bacteriology (1)
Mycology (1)
Assistants (1)
Total (3)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Biochemistry
Industrial microbiology
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Fungi, bacteria, cyanobacteria)
Distilled water(Fungi, actinobacteria)
Deposit ATCC(USA)
NRRL(USA)
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
Personally from the scientists in our country
From the research institutions in our country
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 350 1000000 10 1000
Fungi 250 1000000
Yeasts 30 100000
Cyanobacteria 10 10000 5 100
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
Bacteria 40 10000 7 1000 100 100000
Fungi 24 10000 50 100000
Yeasts 10 10000 10 100000
Cyanobacteria
9. Catalogue
10. Services
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2017-06-30
Date of Reply 2017-06-30