Who we are

The mission of the Foundation for Scientific and Technological Development in Health (FIOTEC) is to provide services in logistic, administrative, and financial support for projects developed by the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (FIOCRUZ) in the fields of science, technology, and innovation in health. FIOTEC is a private, non-profit foundation with administrative and financial autonomy and its own endowment. It is duly accredited by the Brazilian Ministry of Education (MEC) and Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation, and Communications (MCTIC) and is subject to oversight by the Attorney General’s Office and has its action governed by specific legislation.

  • Administration

  • Financial governance

  • Logistic management


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Featured Projects Gallery

    Development of new biotech drugs at reduced costs

    CIPBR Prototypes Plant, Bio-Manguinhos

    CIPBR Prototypes Plant, Bio-Manguinhos

    One of the main bottlenecks in the technological development chain for biotech drugs is the... Read More ...

    SGAWeb: online organization of laboratory samples, from processing through reporting

    Online Laboratory Samples

    Online Laboratory Samples

    SGAWeb is a new version of the Laboratory Sample Management System (SGA) of the National Institute for... Read More ...

    Preservation and dissemination of historical knowledge of FIOCRUZ and public health

    Preservation of Historical Knowledge at FIOCRUZ

    Preservation of Historical Knowledge at FIOCRUZ

    The House of Oswaldo Cruz (COC) was created 20 years ago as the unit dedicated to preserving the... Read More ...

    Development of a tetravalent dengue virus purified inactivated vaccine

    Tetravalent dengue virus purified inactivated vaccine

    Tetravalent dengue virus purified inactivated vaccine

    Although one dengue serotype is the most frequent in Brazil, epidemiological evidence shows that... Read More ...

    Support for management of FIOCRUZ reference laboratories

    Reference Laboratory Networks

    Reference Laboratory Networks

    Fifty FIOCRUZ laboratories and departments are classified as national or international reference... Read More ...

    FIOCRUZ for you: a week dedicated to health and fun for the entire family

    FIOCRUZ for you: a week dedicated to health

    FIOCRUZ for you: a week dedicated to health

    The event “FIOCRUZ for you”, held annually at the Foundation, is promoted by the Ministry of... Read More ...

    Local supporters of malaria control in the Amazon Region

    Training of Malaria Control Personnel

    Training of Malaria Control Personnel

    According to data from the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 225 million people were... Read More ...

    Human resources training programs in public health

    Improvement of Human Resources in Health

    Improvement of Human Resources in Health

    Greater requirements and responsibilities and emerging opportunities in new fields are now the... Read More ...

    The Science of Carlos Chagas Filho presented in an exhibit and photo biography

    Carlos Chagas Filho Exhibit

    Carlos Chagas Filho Exhibit

    The exhibit entitled “Carlos Chagas Filho” was created in the scientist’s centennial year (2010) to... Read More ...

    FIOCRUZ Virtual Campus: online communication and learning

    FIOCRUZ Virtual Campus

    FIOCRUZ Virtual Campus

    The FIOCRUZ Virtual Campus, developed by the Office of the Vice-President for Teaching,... Read More ...

    In pursuit of innovation to ensure democratic, responsible, and transparent management

    Democratic, Responsible, and Transparent Administration

    Democratic, Responsible, and Transparent Administration

    The Leônidas and Maria Deane Institute (ILMD) has contributed decisively to progress in research and... Read More ...

    Institutional capacity-building for dynamic monitoring of the pharmaceutical industry

    Institutional Capacity-Building at Farmanguinhos

    Institutional Capacity-Building at Farmanguinhos

    Farmanguinhos is an official government pharmaceutical laboratory affiliated with the Brazilian... Read More ...

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