1. Collection
Registered Number 720
Acronym Fiocruz/CCFF
Full Name Colecao de Culturas de Fungos Filamentosos
Institution Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz - IOC
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Aurea Maria Lage de Moraes
Postal Address Av. Brasil, 4365 Manguinhos,Rio de Janeiro,Rio de Janeiro,21045-900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 21-2562-1051
Telephone 2 (55) 21-2562-1052
Fax 1 (55) 21-2270-6397
Fax 2 (55) 21-2598-4356
E-mail 1 ccff@fiocruz.br
E-mail 2 vpplr@fiocruz.br
Homepage http://ccff.fiocruz.br 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Health Ministry
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Aurea Maria Lage de Moraes
Curator Dr. Aurea Maria Lage de Moraes (Curator/Taxonomist)
Dr. Maria Inez de Moura Sarquis (Taxonomist)
Dr. Cintia de Moraes Borba (Taxonomist)
Dr. Simone Quinelato (Taxonomist)
Number of Staff Mycology (4)
Assistants (3)
Computer specialist (1)
Total (8)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
General microbiology
Cell biology
Culture and preservation methods
Industrial microbiology
Molecular biology
Environmental protection
Plant pathology
Systematics and taxonomy
Food science
Freeze drying
Marine biology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Subculturing(Fungi)
mineral oil(fungi)
Deposit Mainly to our collection
Mainly to collections in our country
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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 1464 1001
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)
Fungi 1600 1100
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Academic and governamental research institutions
exchange with Most recognized collections
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized http://sicol.fiocruz.br
10. Services
Services Storage service(fungi)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2001-12-06
Date of Reply 2016-01-04
12. Strains
Bacteria Fungi