1. Collection
Registered Number 880
Acronym CEMM
Full Name CEMM - CENTRO ESPECIALIZADO EM MICOLOGIA MEDICA
Institution UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DO CEARA
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Prof. JULIO SIDRIM
Postal Address RUA CORONEL NUNES DE MELO 1315,FORTALEZA,CEARA,60430-275
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 85 987771960
Telephone 2 (55) 85 33668319
Fax 1 (55) 85 32951736
E-mail 1 sidrim@ufc.br
Homepage http://www.cemm-ufc.org/ 
3. Status of the collection
Status University
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Universidade Federal do Ceará - UFC
Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico - CNPq
Fundação Cearense de Amparo a Pesquisa - FUNCAP
Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior - CAPES
5. Personnel
Director Prof. JULIO SIDRIM
E-Mail:sidrim@ufc.br
Curator Prof. MARCOS ROCHA (MYCOLOGIST/VETERINARIAN)
E-mail:mfgrocha@gmail.com
Prof. SÂMIA BRILHANTE (MYCOLOGIST/BIOLOGIST)
E-mail:brilhante@ufc.br
Prof. DÉBORA CASTELO-BRANCO (BACTERIOLOGIST/VETERINARIAN)
E-mail:deb_castelobranco@yahoo.com
Number of Staff Mycology (5)
Bacteriology (2)
Total (7)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Ecology
Environmental protection
Freeze drying
Genetics
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Veterinary
Medical Mycology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(FUNGI)
Freeze-dry(FUNGI)
Subculturing(FUNGI)
Freezer(BACTERIA)
CASTELANNI(FUNGI)
GLYCEROL(FUNGI)
DMSO(FUNGI)
Control of the culture SUBCULTURING
VIABILITY
BIOCHEMICAL TEST
MORPHOLOGY
MALDI-TOF
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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 42 42
Fungi 1018 1018
Yeasts 486 486
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
Fungi
Yeasts
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Academic culture collection within network
exchange with most recognized collection
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(FUNGI)
Distribution(FUNGI)
Identification(FUNGI)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Karyotyping
Use of computers in culture collections
Identification
Consulation about Preservation
MEDICAL MYCOLOGY
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2005-06-03
Date of Reply 2016-07-29