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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

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


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)

Meta-analysis of published molecular epidemiology data of the Cryptococcus neoformans and C. gattii species complexes using the ISHAM MLST consensus

Trilles, L., Firacative, C., Cogliati, M. & Meyer, W., Jul 2018, p. S37. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Molecular epidemiology of Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii in Latin America

Firacative, C., Jul 1 2018, p. S4. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Multilocus sequence typing of the agents of cryptococcosis in the Rio Negro river basin, Brazilian Amazon region

Brito-Santos, F., Trilles, L., Firacative, C., Meyer, W., Nishikawa, M. M., Veríssimo Junqueira, A. C., Coutinho de Souza, A., Carvalho-Costa, F. A., Wanke, B. & dos Samntos Lazéra, M., Jun 6 2018, p. S84. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster


9th Trends in Medical Mycology

Carolina Firacative (Participant)
Oct 11 2019Oct 14 2019

Activity: Attendance typesParticipation in conference

Medical Mycology (Journal)

Carolina Firacative (Reviewer)
Aug 29 2018

Activity: Editorial work typesEditorial activity

Curso/Taller "Pruebas de susceptibilidad antifúngica para levaduras de importancia clínica"

Beatriz Lucia Gomez Giraldo (Participant), Catalina De Bedout (Chair), Patricia Escandón (Participant), Carolina Firacative (Participant), Julian Esteban Munoz Henao (Participant), Maira Alvarado (Participant)
Jul 23 2018Jul 27 2018

Activity: Attendance typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Brazilian Journal of Microbiology (Journal)

Carolina Firacative (Reviewer)
Oct 1 2018

Activity: Editorial work typesEditorial activity