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 11

9130 Poggersdorf



T  +43 720 2710 30

F  +43 720 2710 35

Visit us at trade show

Medlab Middle East


in Dubai, VAE

CLST booth

Visit us at trade show

Pharma Congress 2020 (PharmaTechnica)


in Düsseldorf, Germany

CLST booth 75

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in Munich, Germany

CLST booth A3.508