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Education/Academic qualification

Medicine, PhD, University of Sydney

Award Date: Apr 17 2015

Biology, BSc, Universidad Nacional de Colombia

Award Date: Feb 2 2006

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Research Output

Open Access

Indoor dust as a source of virulent strains of the agents of cryptococcosis in the Rio Negro Micro-Region of the Brazilian Amazon

Brito-Santos, F., Trilles, L., Firacative, C., Wanke, B., Carvalho-Costa, F. A., Nishikawa, M. M., Campos, J. P., Junqueira, A. C. V., Souza, A. C. D., Lazéra, M. D. S. & Meyer, W., May 7 2020, In : Microorganisms. 8, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clonal dispersal of Cryptococcus gattii VGII in an endemic region of cryptococcosis in Colombia

Firacative, C., Torres, G., Meyer, W. & Escandón, P., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of Fungi. 5, 2, p. 1-16 16 p., 32.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Fatal case of Cryptococcus albidus fungaemia in an elderly immunocompromised woman presented with pleural effusion (Francia)

Rodriguez-Leguizamon, G., Espitia-Castro, O., Coque-Burgos, E. & Firacative, C., Oct 2019, p. 324-324. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access


Translated title of the contribution: CryptococcosisCastañeda, E., Lizarazo, J. & Firacative, C., Nov 16 2018, Fundamentos de las micosis humanas. González, Á., Gómez, B. L., Tobón, Á. M. & Restrepo, Á. (eds.). 1 ed. Medellín: CIB Fondo Editorial, p. 157-173 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)


Infectio (Journal)

Carolina Firacative (Reviewer)

Jan 13 2020

Activity: Editorial work typesEditorial activity

Tecno y ciberadicciones y su impacto en el cerebro

Carolina Firacative (Organizer), & Leonardo Palacios Sanchez (Invited speaker)

Feb 26 2020

Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

Hepatitis B

Carolina Firacative (Organizer), , Ana María Goyeneche García (Speaker), , Bryan Alexander Tabares Rodriguez (Speaker), , Carlos Felipe Lugo Sánchez (Speaker), , Juan Camilo Carrillo (Speaker), & Angela Tobón (Assessor)

May 27 2020

Activity: Talk typesOral presentation

Guillermo Sánchez

Carolina Firacative (Host)

Apr 28 2020

Activity: Host visitor typesHosting an academic visitor