+++ Christmas Break +++

Please note that due to our Christmas Break orders and requests placed with us from 21.12.2020 to 03.01.2021 will be stored in our system, but not processed further.
Shipping of pending purchase orders will start on 04.01.2021 in the order of their arrival at DSMZ.


Quality Assurance

The collection currently comprises more than 840 cell lines originating from various species and tissues or diseases. Prior to accessioning in the public cell culture collection, the cell lines are tested and characterized in depth to meet the highest quality standards. Each cell line comes with a datasheet enabling users to choose those likely best to meet their needs. Information on our comprehensive quality assurance programs are summarized in the following chapters:

Customer Support

For questions concerning DSMZ cell lines in regards to purchase order processing please contact:

Dagmar Rese


Pia Land


For questions concerning DSMZ cell lines in regards to

  • scientific inquiries
  • handling and cultivation of our cell lines

please contact: 

Dr. Klaus Steube

Senior scientist