1. Collection
Registered Number 574
Acronym Fiocruz/CCGB
Full Name Coleção de Culturas do Gênero Bacillus e Gêneros Correlatos
Institution Fundação Oswaldo Cruz - IOC
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Leon Rabinovitch
Postal Address Av. Brasil, 4365 - Manguinhos, Cx. Postal 926,Rio de Janeiro,RJ,21045-900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 21-2562-1640
Telephone 2 (55) 21-25621028
Fax 1 (55) 21-25621640
E-mail 1 ccgb@fiocruz.br
E-mail 2 vpplr@fiocruz.br
Homepage http://ccgb.fiocruz.br/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Health Ministry
National Research Funding Agencies
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Leon Rabinovitch
Curator Dr. Leon Rabinovitch (Bacteriology/Taxonomy)
Dr. Clara Cavados (Bacteriology/ Molecular Biology)
Number of Staff Curator - Leon Rabinovitch (Cytology/Physiology/Biochemistry) (1)
Vice-curator - Clara de Fátima G. Cavados; (Cytology/Molecular Biologist) (1)
Molecular Biologist/Cytology - Adriana M. Vivoni (1)
Preservation Especialist - Edmar J. de Oliveira (1)
Biochemistry/Physiology/Cytology - Josiane T. de Brito (1)
Molecular Biologist/Taxonomist - Sonia E.A. Silva (1)
Laboratory Technical Support - Vitor Hugo S. G. de Souza (1)
Laboratory Technical Support - Ronaldo T. Baptista (1)
Total (8)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Environmental protection
Food science
Freeze drying
Industrial microbiology
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Systematics and taxonomy
Public Health
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Liquid N2(Bacteria )
Control of the culture Microscopic observation of stainned smears and direct microscopy observation of saline suspension of cells
Biochemical and physiological tests
Morphological characteristics
Isoenzyme profile
Protein profile (SDS-PAGE)
RAPD analysis
Toxicity tests of entomopathogenic strains
Multiplex PCR for detection of toxic genes
Deposit IP(France)
INCQS; Others(Brasil)
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 collections in our country
From the research institutions in our country
the collection abroadATCC(USA)
the collection abroadNCTC(UK)
the collection abroadNCIB(UK)
the collection abroadIP(France)
the research institution abroadIP(France)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 1729 938 0 0
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 7 6 0 0 8 8
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Exchange with most recognized collection
Fee for under consultation
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Published the first catalogue in 1992 year(s)
Catalogue Computerized http://ccgb.fiocruz.br/index?catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Bacteria)
Storage service(Bacteria)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Other Service Consultation about preservation and strains identification and characterization methods
Consultation about bacterial growth
Ad hoc consultation
Viable dry biomass and innoculum preparation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2010-03-13
Date of Reply 2016-01-25
12. Strains