es-BANK (Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Japan)

es-BANK is an orderly system of collection, archiving, cataloging and management of biological and environmental specimens from all over the world and provide them to wide range of researchers within and outside our university for improving scope of the monitoring studies on environmental toxic substances.
Archived specimens: wildlife, water, sediments etc., containing about 1,300 species and 100,000 specimens collected from Asia, Europe, Australia, North/South America and Antarctic, and from Arctic, North/South Pacific, North/South Atlantic, Indian and Antarctic Oceans during the last 50 years.