The Leibniz Institute for the Analysis of Biodiversity Change

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

Dr. Jonas Astrin

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



Research interests

Biobank management, biospecimen science, DNA preservation, cell culture, DNA barcoding, integrative taxonomy, wildlife forensics, LIS (Library and Information Science)


GGBN - Global Genome Biodiversity Network, ISBER - International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories, Frozen Ark Consortium, DIN (Deutsches Institut für Normung) (advisor), iBOL Science Committee, Animal Biobanking for Conservation Specialist Group at IUCN

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