Welcome to BEI Resources

At BEI Resources, we're the leading source for high quality cultures and reagents for microbiology and infectious diseases research. As you explore the benefits we offer, you will see how BEI Resources can serve as a catalyst for your research efforts worldwide.  BEI Resources materials are provided at no cost to registered researchers (additional shipping charges may apply).

We'll take care of the details - so you can focus on your research.

SARS-CoV-2 and currently available Coronavirus strains and reagents     

Click here for available products, information and FAQs regarding the SARS-CoV-2.  For any questions regarding BEI Resources and SARS-CoV-2 materials, please contact contact@beiresources.org. 

P.1 SARS-CoV-2 Variant Now Available

NR-54982, SARS-CoV-2 Isolate hCoV-19/Japan/TY7-503/2021 P.1 (or 20J/501Y.V3), is now available.

B.1.1.7 SARS-CoV-2 Variant Strains

NR-54000, SARS-CoV-2, England VUI-202012/01 strain and NR-54011, SARS-CoV-2, hCoV2-19/USA/CA_CDC_ 5574/2020 (B.1.1.7 variant) are now available.  Please click the links for each catalog number for more information.

B.1.351 SARS-CoV-2 Variants

NR-54008, hCoV-19/South Africa/KRISP-EC-K005321/2020 and NR-54009, hCoV-19/South Africa/KRISP-K005325/2020 are now available.  Please click the links for each catalog number for more information.

Enterovirus EV-D68 Cell Line Screening

In support of Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) vaccine development research, BEI Resources has performed initial screening of cell lines amenable for human vaccine development. Click here for more information.

Black Fly Colony

BEI Resources is pleased to announce the upcoming availability of black flies through a partnership with the University of Georgia Black Fly Rearing and Bioassay Laboratory, which has operated the only known colony of black flies for over 20 years ...more.

New Species Added to Leishmania Collection

A recent deposit of Leishmania strains by Dr. K. P. Chang of Rosalind Franklin University has expanded the BEI Resources Leishmania collection by four new species ...more.

Not Seeing What You are Looking For?

BEI Resources is continually building a comprehensive repository of microbiological and emerging disease related organisms and reagents. Suggestions for materials to be added to our repository are always welcome. Click here to tell us what you don't see in our catalog!
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