Fiocruz-CBAS - Coleção de Bactérias do Ambiente e Saúde

Fiocruz - Fundação Oswaldo Cruz
Rio de Janeiro - RJ - Brazil

The Bacteria Collection of Environment and Health, CBAS, located in the Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microorganisms (LGMM) of the Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, presents an acquis which aims to accommodate the diversity of culturable bacteria from different environmental niches in addition of bacteria with health impact. This is a collection of service and research with the purpose of supporting various projects and studies to determine the diversity and taxonomy of bacteria. CBAS is affiliated to the World Federation for Culture Collection, WFCC, under registration WDCM958 and was appointed as depositary of samples of genetic patrimony by CGEN/MMA (Council for the Management of Genetic Resources/ Brazilian Ministry of the Environment) on November 25, 2013.

Online since: 01/11/2011
Last update: 21/09/2023

Number of records

Total: 435
Online: 450
Georeferenced: 0
(by municipality: 426)
With images: 0

Conditions for using the data

Available in the 'Policy for the Access of Data and Information on the Biological Collections', attached to the Organization Guide for the Biological Collections of Fiocruz, which can be obtained on the <a target='_blank' href=''> Biological Collections </a> web page from Fiocruz Portal.

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Diretor ou chefe de dept.:
Ana Carolina Paulo Vicente
Verônica Viana Vieira
Biólogo responsável:
Erica Miranda Damasio Vieira
Biólogo responsável:
Fernanda Freitas Jannechevitz
Koko Otsuki