Molecular Diversity Preservation International
Chemical Museum and Samples Exchange

The missions of the nonprofit organization MDPI ( in Switzerland are:

  • to preserve permanently historically significant research chemical samples in the chmical museum in Basel, Switzerland and
  • to share and exchange any other rare chemical samples worldwide to make the samples readily available to other professionals by publishing in MDPI's searchable database at the server.
  • Samples deposit: Samples exchange: For further information consult MDPI homepage ( We also would like to visit you and give gratis lectures regarding molecular diversity assessment and preservation in your institute (see for the abstract). Comments and suggestions are welcomed.


    Updated 8 May 2000