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Where to obtain bacteriophages or plant viruses?

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Where to obtain bacteriophages or plant viruses?

Postby Taylosr » Sun May 15, 2011 1:46 am

Hello all,

I am a high school student who is interested in doing experiments with some viruses that are not harmful to humans. Can anyone tell me where I could buy them?
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Postby canalon » Sun May 15, 2011 3:17 am

That would certainly depends on where you live. However my experience is that none of the reputable seller wil deliver anything to anyone that cannot prove that it has the equipment and procedure to manipulate biological material. Even the inncuous stuff.

One thing you can try to do is to isolate your own phage from the environment instead.
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Postby Taylosr » Sun May 15, 2011 3:36 am

Is that easily possible? Could you refer me to any link that would explain how to do that?
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