1. Collection
Registered Number 958
Acronym Fiocruz/CBAS
Full Name Coleção de Bactérias do Ambiente e Saúde
Institution Fundação Oswaldo Cruz - IOC
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Mrs. Verônica Viana Vieira
Postal Address Av Brasil 4365,Rio de Janeiro,RJ,21040-900
Country Brazil
Telephone 1 (55) 21 25621040
Telephone 2 (55) 21-25621035
Fax 2 (55) 21-22604282
E-mail 1 cbas@fiocruz.br
E-mail 2 vpplr@fiocruz.br
Homepage http://cbas.fiocruz.br 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
4. Sponsors and budget
Sponsor Health Ministry
National Research Funding Agencies
5. Personnel
Director Mrs.
Curator Dr. Verônica Viana Vieira (Microbiology)
E-mail:vieira@ioc.fiocruz.br
Dr. Claude Pizmez (Immunopathology)
E-mail:pirmez@fiocruz.br
Number of Staff Bacteriology (2)
Assistants (2)
Molecular Biology (1)
Total (5)
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Ecology
Environmental protection
Medical microbiology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Freeze-dry(Bacteria)
Subculturing(Bacteria)
Control of the culture Molecular tests (16SrDNA)
Deposit 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
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 1125 1085
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 112 112 45 45
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability Free to Brazilian Governamental Institutions
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Storage service
Distribution
Identification
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2009-11-20
Date of Reply 2016-01-30