GIANTmicrobes®: Epidemic Fun Times a Million this Holiday Season!

Ornaments, Toys, and Collectibles inspired by the microscopic world make perfect gifts and stocking stuffers for geeks, science buffs, collectors, and anyone with a healthy sense of humor!

Dec 03, 2013, 12:40 ET from Giantmicrobes, Inc.

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Giantmicrobes, Inc. (, the innovative designers of collectible toys inspired by the microscopic world, is highlighting new infectiously cute creatures this holiday season. 

Every product includes an image and educational information about the microbe it represents. The 100+ GIANTmicrobes® range from the ubiquitous Common Cold and frightening Ebola Virus, to the inspirational Brain Cell and adorable Amoeba. 

Sold worldwide, GIANTmicrobes® are collected by everyone from celebrity germaphobes to college students, educators, parents, kids of all ages – and anyone with a healthy sense of humor. 10,000 Facebook fans gather at

Highlights this holiday season:

GIANTmicrobes® Ornament Boxes:  Three gift boxes (Tree, Stocking, and Wreath) include five best-selling microbes dressed up for Christmas: (SRP $24.95)

NEW GIANTmicrobes® Originals: Antibody: Our new Antibody will keep the humbugs away from your celebrations: (SRP $14.95)

NEW GIANTmicrobes® Originals: Heart Cell: Get your sweetheart's pulse pounding this Christmas. Makes heartbeat sound when you squeeze it! (SRP $12.95)

NEW GIANTmicrobes® Originals: Muscle: Christmas shopping is a workout. Make sure you have the muscle to get the job done! Expands and contracts like the real thing. (SRP $12.95)

NEW GIANTmicrobes® Originals: Tapeworm:  Our elastic Tapeworm grows and grows – especially if you feed him Christmas cookies! (SRP $12.95)

Also Available: NEW Computer Virus Dolls® and Key Chains ( Perfect geek gift for computer and technology enthusiasts – or anyone who's encountered a real computer virus!

All Computer Virus Dolls® are cleverly designed with the 1's and 0's of binary code, and include information about the virus they represent – and how to avoid getting it. Computer Virus Dolls® feature POP-UP hangtags that pop up like the virus warning alerts on your computer screen. Also, super long labels spell virus names in binary code (for example, Malware: 01001101 01000001 01001100 01010111 01000001 01010010 01000101).

Plush Dolls (SRP $9.95), Key Chains (SRP: $7.95)

About Giantmicrobes, Inc.

Founded in 2002 by Drew Oliver, a former editor of the Harvard Lampoon, Giantmicrobes, Inc. ( is a global brand which distributes its products in drug stores, bookstores, museum shops, science centers, hospitals, educational catalogs, and gift stores worldwide, and from the company's websites: and

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