1. Collection
Registered Number 1198
Acronym CARVS
Full Name Reference Archaea Collection in Sanitary Surveillance
Institution National Institute of Health Quality Control/Oswaldo Cruz Foundation
2. Correspondent
Dr. Maysa Mandetta Clementino
Postal Address Av. Brasil, 4365,Rio de Janeiro,Rio de Janeiro,21040900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) - 21 3865-5248
Telephone 2 (55) - 21 3865-5236
Fax 1 (55) - 21 2290-0915
E-mail 1 carvs@fiocruz.br
E-mail 2 vppcb@fiocruz.br
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Health Ministry
National Research Funding Agencies
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Maysa Mandetta Clementino
Curator Dr. Maysa Mandetta Clementino (Curator / data analysis)
Dr. Ivano de Filippis (Curator substitute / culture and molecular characterization)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (3)
Total (3)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Environmental protection
Freeze drying
General microbiology
Genetic engineering
Marine biology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Deposit to your collection
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)
Archaea 52 52
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)
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits
Storage service
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Genetic engineering
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2019-02-26
Date of Reply 2019-02-26