The Leibniz Institute for the Analysis of Biodiversity Change

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association




To browse the molecular samples (kept at LIB or elsewhere in the Global Genome Biodiversity Network), please visit the portal.
NB: the portal does not yet include the majority of our samples; we are currently importing data – in the meantime feel free to send your material inquiries by e-mail.

For material requests, depositions, or further information, please
contact us at:
biobank [at]


What's stored in our Biobank?

Which samples can be deposited?

How do I request samples?

Contact person

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