1. Collection
Registered Number 949
Acronym Fiocruz/COLTRYP
Full Name Coleção de Trypanosoma de Mamíferos Silvestres, Domésticos e Vetores
Institution Fundação Oswaldo Cruz - IOC
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Dr. Ana Maria Jansen Franken
Postal Address Avenida Brasil 4365,Rio de Janeiro,Rio de Janeiro,21040-360
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 021-2562 1416
Telephone 2 (55) 21-2562 1616
E-mail 1 coltryp@fiocruz.br
E-mail 2 vppcb@fiocruz.br
Homepage http://coltryp.fiocruz.br 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Health Ministry
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Wilson Savino
Curator Assoc. Prof. Ana Maria Jansen Franken (Parasitologist)
Assoc. Prof. Cristiane Varella Lisboa (Parasitologist)
Number of Staff Computer specialist (1)
Protozoology (1)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Ecology
Medical microbiology
Molecular biology
Culture and preservation methods
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Trypansooma cruzi)
Freezer(DNA of Trypanosoma cruzi)
Control of the culture Viability of the parasites
Contamination of cultures
Morphology and movement of parasites
Control of bacteria and fungi
Deposit to other collections in your 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 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)
Protozoa 777 777 1 1
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)
Protozoa 53 53 0 0 0 0
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to all
9. Catalogue
Catalogue Catalogue Computerized www.coltryp.fiocruz.br
10. Services
Services Storage service(Trypanosoma cruzi)
Distribution(Trypanosoma cruzi)
Identification(Trypanosoma cruzi)
Training Management of a culture collection
Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Use of computers in culture collections
Typing by molecular methods
Consulation about Preservation
Shipment regulations
Methods of characterizations
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2009-10-22
Date of Reply 2017-10-25