The Zoological Research Museum Alexander Koenig

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

What's stored in our Biobank?

The Biobank at 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/viable tissue (etc.), associated with the corresponding biological data. Storage temperatures: ambient (sealed), -20°C, -80°C, -190°C (liquid nitrogen).

Contact person

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