1. Collection
Registered Number 948
Acronym Fiocruz/CMT
Full Name Coleção Micológica de Trichocomaceae
Institution Fundação Oswaldo Cruz - IOC
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Mario Gatti
Postal Address Avenida Brasil, 4365 - Manguinhos,Rio de Janeiro,Rio de Janeiro,21045-900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 21-2562-1535
Telephone 2 (55) 21-2562-1542
E-mail 1 cmt@fiocruz.br
E-mail 2 vpplr@fiocruz.br
Homepage http://cmt.fiocruz.br 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Health Ministry
National research funding agencies
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Mario Gatti
Curator Prof. Mario Gatti (Veterinary Microbiologist and Mycologist)
Mrs. Renata Fernandes Buarque (Technician - Mycology, Quality Manager)
Mrs. Alessandra Rodrigues von Randow  (Technician - Mycology)
Mr. Rodolfo Armando da Cunha (Data Base Administrator)
Number of Staff Mycology (2)
Assistants (1)
Computer specialist (1)
Miguel Madi Fialho - Technical and Scientific Consultant (1)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Systematics and taxonomy
Applied microbiology
Culture and preservation methods
Freeze drying
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Fungi)
Agar Block(Fungi)
Castellani Water Method(Fungi)
Freezing on Glycerol(Fungi)
Control of the culture Phenotypic Data
Abilities Growth on Specific Medium (e.g. CREA, MEA-B)
Erlich Reaction
Mycotoxins Production
Spark Test (vaccum) on Freeze-Dryed Culture
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 From the collections in our country
From the research institutions in our country
the collection abroadNRRL(USA)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Fungi 450 412 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)
Fungi 4 4 0 0 0 0
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to Public Health Institutions and Public Universities
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service
Identification(Aspergillus spp)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Consulation about Preservation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2009-10-16
Date of Reply 2016-02-02