Viruses of Microorganisms, a ~400-page overview published by Caister (2018)

What are Viruses of Microorganisms? (definitions, glossaries, etc.)

Bacteriophage (Wikipedia)
Bacteriophages (Phages)
PhagePhages (various short definitions)
Phage History (list of publications addressing phage history)
Bacteriophage Terms
Phage Biology and Phage Therapy (Evergreen)
Phage Glossary (Mycobacteriophage Database)


Division M (ASM)


Ecology and Evolution

Bacteriophage Ecology Group (BEG)
Bacteriophage Experimental Evolution (Wikipedia)
Phage Ecology (Wikipedia)
VERVE Net (online forum to create connectivity and collaboration among virus ecology researchers)

Institutes and Centers

Center for Innovative Phage Applications and Therapeutics
George Eliava Institute of Bacteriophage, Microbiology and Virology
Ludwik Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy (Phage Research)
Pittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute (PBI)
Texas A&M University Center for Phage Technology


Félix d’Hérelle Reference Center for Bacterial Viruses
International Bacteriophage Research Consortium
International Society for Viruses of Microorganisms
Phagebiotics Research Foundation
Phages for Human Applications Group Europe (P.H.A.G.E.)
Phages For Global Health
Phag Espoirs

Phage Therapy

Microwiki entry
Phage – The Virus that Cures (BBC)
Wikipedia entry
Regulatory and Clinical Challenges with Respect to Phage Therapy (David Harper)


Arrowsmith (fiction)
Bacteriophage (journal, Taylor & Francis; no longer accepting submissions)
Darwin’s Radio (fiction)
Online Textbook of Bacteriology, Bacteriophage (chapter)
Phage – Therapy, Applications, and Research
Phage Bibliography (English)
Phage Monographs (Wikipedia)
Prey (fiction)
Smaller Fleas: Viruses of Microorganisms

Facebook and Twitter Pages

Bacteriophage Ecology Group
Eliava Phage Therapy Center
International Society for Viruses of Microorganisms (Facebook)
International Society for Viruses of Microorganisms (Twitter)
Phage – Therapy, Applications, and Research


Google Scholar (“archaeal virus” or “archeal viruses” search)
Google Scholar (“giant virus” search)
Google Scholar (phage or bacteriophage search)
Google Scholar (“phage therapy” search)
Google Scholar (“yeast virus” search)
PubMed (“archaeal virus” or “archaeal viruses” search)
PubMed (phage or bacteriophage search)
PubMed (“phage therapy” search)

Taxonomy, Genomes, Naming

Bacteriophage Names 2000 (BEG)
Phagesdb: Phage Databases
Viruses, International Committee on (ICTV)
Virus Genomes (NCBI)
ViralZone (bacterial virus biology)


Bacteriophage Experimental Evolution
Bacteriophages (category)
d’Hérelle, Félix
George Eliava Institute
Nucleocytoplasmic large DNA viruses (category)
Phage Ecology
Phage Monographs
Phage Therapy
Phage Workers (category)
Twort, Frederick

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