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The DSMZ currently hosts approx. 24,000 microorganisms, over 1,400 plant viruses and antisera, more than 800 human and animal cell lines and 700 plant cell cultures all of which can be found and ordered from our online catalogues.  

Microorganisms: The DSMZ microbial collections contain over 31,000 cultures representing some 10,000 species and 2,000 genera in total.

Human and Animal Cell Lines: The DSMZ cell lines collection currently comprises more than 800 different immortalized cell cultures of primate, rodent, amphibian, fish, and insect origin isolated from numerous tissues as well as a number of hybridomas;

Plant Cell Lines: The DSMZ has reduced its plant cell line activities considerably. Still 41 plant cell lines are offered. 18 of them are maintained and delivered as actively growing cultures and 23 are maintained as cryopreserved cultures.

Plant Viruses and Antisera: This catalogue offers you a continuously growing spectrum of plant virus isolates and high quality serological reagents and corresponding positive controls for routine detection of the most important plant viruses in agricultural and horticultural crops.