Institute for Microbiology and Biotechnology
Meckenheimer Allee 168
53115 Bonn

Phone: +49 (0)228 73-7716
Telefax: +49 (0)2228 73-7576

The University of Bonn is a corporation under public law. The statutory representative of the University is its current Rector.

The Institute for Microbiology and Biotechnology is an institute of the University of Bonn. It is represented by its Institute Managing Director Prof. Dr. Ulrike Endesfelder.

Competent supervisory authority:
The Ministry of Culture and Science of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Völklinger Straße 49, 40221 Düsseldorf.

Sales tax ID number per § 27 a of the Sales Tax Act: DE 122119125.


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