About Us

Mikroliz Therapeutic Bacteriophage Bank (MTBB) is established in Turkey which currently has over 1500 phages against mainly ESKAPE.

Operating within Gazi University Technopark ( Turkey ), our company, Mikroliz, is a preclinical biotechnology company to treat multidrug-resistant bacterial infections. Mikroliz Therapeutic Bacteriophage Bank (MTBB) has established Turkey's bacteriophage bank against especially ESKAPE (Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Enterobacter spp.) pathogens and other life-threatening, especially hospital infections. These phages will be used in personalized clinical bacteriophage therapy in the future and will be a hope especially for terminally ill patients for whom antibiotic treatment is insufficient.


Our Patents

Acinetobacter baumannii bacteriophage mikab48 or lytic protein derived from the bacteriophage

Patent Number :  WO2020139279A2   View


Our Awards

Mikroliz Biotechnology was recognized as the “Bacteriophage Bank of the Year 2021” in the Biotechnology Awards category of Global Health & Pharma.Award for Excellence in Multi-Drug Resistant Nosocomial Infection Control 2021. View more >>  ( Listed in M )


Mikroliz has earned a spot as a finalist for DOCTORCLUB AWARDS 2020 in the Health Initiative Awards of the Year – Finalists of the Year R&D / Innovation Practice category. 


Mikroliz Biotechnology has been recognized with an award in IVEK (Pharmaceuticals Pharmacy Health Science and Technologies Foundation ) Bio 2018 organization in the Start-Up category. Learn More About IVEK 




Our Founder

Medine Cotak has founded here start up company in Ankara, Turkey after graduating from Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitaet Bonn with master degree.

Her degrees;

Kutahya High School 

Middle East Technical University, Ankara  2006 - 2010 , University

Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitaet Bonn, Germany 2011 - 2014 Master 

Hacettepe University, Ankara 2016- 2018 Master

Middle East Technical University, Ankara  2016 - 2019 Master

She is Academic Dr in Iğdır Üniversitesi  ( TURKEY ) , See her profile 

Our Lab



Bahçelievler mah. 323/1 Cad. A. Blok Gazi Üniversitesi Teknokent Binası No/50A 24, 06830 Gölbaşı/Ankara / TURKİYE