Paternoster – Fully Automatic Cryogenic Storage System

Paternoster systems are fully automated customized solutions for storage of medical, biological and chemical materials including computerized inventory system and sample picking option.



Key Features:

  • Closed Liquid Nitrogen (LN2) cooling system
  • Cooling temperature: +4°C down to -160°C (concept and insulation dependent)
  • Sample picking option
  • Customized, modular turnkey solutions
  • Optimization of the overall workflow
  • High economic efficiency
  • Modular and flexible



  • All in one solution for storage, inventory, quality control and documentation
  • GLP or MDD certification optional
  • Fully computer based inventory management, password protected access
  • Control and date processing via WLAN or remote access
  • Easy to integrate into LIMS systems
  • Space efficient
  • Closed Liquid Nitrogen (LN2) cooling system
    • No cross contamination of samples
    • No additional air-condition necessary
    • No de-icing needed
    • No significant loss of temperature when loading/unloading
  • Manual access even in case of power interruption
  • Installation without structural alterations, parts fit through normal doors
  • Alarm signal via in-house surveillance system
  • Remote diagnosis and maintenance possible
  • Ultra low maintenance requirement by almost any technician
  • No loss of samples due to stable storage conditions
  • Reduction of running cost by simplified operation


Customer Applications:

  • Medicine: blood banks, transfusion medicine, pathology, ...
  • Pharma: plasma, stem cells, tissue, compounds, ...
  • Biotechnology: tissue, in vitro fertilization, ...


Cryo Life Science Technologies GmbH


Wirtschaftspark 5

9130 Poggersdorf



T  +43 4224 82052

F  +43 4224 82052 24

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26. Jahrestagung der DGI


in Freiburg, Germany

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