The Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

What's stored in our Biobank?

The Biobank of the Centre for Molecular Biodiversity Research at the Museum Koenig (ZFMK) is a specialized archive that is complementary to other collections of the museum and is linked to them.
Here we store samples of animal DNA and fixed tissue (etc.), associated with the corresponding biological data. Storage temperatures: -190°C, -80°C, -20°C.

Contact person

Head of Section
Biobank Curator
+49 228 9122-357
+49 228 9122-6357
j.astrin [at]