1. Collection
Registered Number 956
Acronym Fiocruz/CBAM
Full Name Coleção de Bactérias da Amazônia
Institution Fundação Oswaldo Cruz/CPqLMD
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mrs. Michele Silva Jesus
Postal Address Teresina, 476, Adrianópolis,Manaus,Amazonas,69057070
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 92-36212337
Telephone 2 (55) 92-36212304
E-mail 1 cbam@fiocruz.br
E-mail 2 vpplr@fiocruz.br
Homepage http://cbam.fiocruz.br 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Health Ministry
National Research Funding Agencies
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Sérgio Luz
Curator Mrs. Michele Silva Jesus (Curator)
Mrs. Luciete Almeida Silva (Curator Substitute)
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Total (2)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Culture and preservation methods
General microbiology
Medical microbiology
Systematics and taxonomy
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freezer(Bacteria)
Control of the culture Microbial growth
Microbial physiology
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)
Bacteria 580 0 90 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 490 0 0 0 0 0
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability free to Federal University of Amazonas
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service(bacteria)
Training Culture and preservation methods
Quality control
Genetic engineering
Consulation about Preservation
Biological quality control of food and water
Other Service Supervision of master, doctoral and technical personnel
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2009-11-19
Date of Reply 2016-01-27