Blood Cultures:

Only plastic blood culture vials can be sent via pneumatic tube mail (Rohrpost). Information on order numbers for the new vials and general information on blood culture diagnostics can be found here here

Information on diagnostic services offered, sending of samples, cultures and enquiries on results  are all available here: Mikrobiologie

Für telefonische Rückfragen erreichen Sie das bakteriologische und mykologische Labor unter 287-15532; fachliche Beratung erhalten Sie während der Dienstzeiten unter 287-15952.

Sample Collection:

  • Monday – Friday: 7.00 to 18.30 hrs  (7 am to 6.30 pm)
  • Saturday: 8.00 to13.00 hrs ( 8 am  to 1 pm)
  • Sundays 10.00 to 13.00 hrs ( 10 am to 1 pm)

There is an on call doctor available on phone outside the regular working hours:

  • On call doctor: 0228 287 11800 
  • Senior physician on call (back-up) : 0228 287 11801

Our Institute Does Not Have an Outpatient Clinic!


In cases of emergency, contact the Tropical Medicine Outpatient Clinic (HIV Outpatient Clinic) an the University Hospital Bonn - 287-16558.


Information on vaccinations can be found at: Institut für Hygiene und Öffentliche Gesundheit.