+++ Christmas Break +++

Please note that due to our Christmas Break orders and requests received from 15.12.2023 to 03.01.2024 will be stored in our systems, but not processed further.
Shipping of pending purchase orders will start on 08.01.2024 in the order of their arrival at DSMZ.


The DSMZ currently hosts more than 85,000 bioresources, most of them are available from our online catalogues. 

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The DSMZ microbial open collections contain over 30,800 bioresources representing about 80% of the known microbial diversity.

Human and Animal Cell Lines

The open DSMZ cell lines collection currently comprises more than 930 different immortalized cell cultures of primate, rodent, amphibian, fish, and insect origin isolated from numerous tissues as well as a number of hybridomas;

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.