Questions and answers (Phages)

  • Does the DSMZ offer phages for therapy purposes in human or veterinary medicine?

    The DSMZ does not provide phages for any direct application in humans or animals and does not hold a special therapy phage bank. Phages of the DSMZ are filtrated bacteria-free lysates which are not further purified and only available for laboratory purposes, see our terms & conditions.

  • Does the DSMZ provide data or predictions with respect to application suitability of a phage?

    No, any such evaluations or assessments are not given by DSMZ.