Fiocruz-CLIOC - Coleção de Leishmania do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz

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

CLIOC is registered with the World Federation for Culture Colection. The collection includes protozoa of the genus Leishmania (Kinetoplastida, Trypanosomatidae), representing recognized species (pathogens and non-human pathogens) and specific genotypes with significant representation of biodiversity studied in neotropical Leishmania. Genetically modified organisms are also part of the collection. CLIOC is prepared to include its collection online through the SICol network ( Click on the name of the collection, on the top of the page, for further information.

Online since: 21/09/2009
Last update: 22/09/2023

Number of records

Total: 3,775
Online: 817
Georeferenced: 714
(by municipality: 6)
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.:
José Paulo Gagliardi Leite
Elisa Cupolillo
Biólogo responsável:
Mariana Côrtes Boité
Biólogo responsável:
Rosane Maria Temporal
Carlos Henrique M. da Silva