Update November 5, 2014:
As a result of a quarantine room fire on May 31st, ZIRC services continue to be disrupted and we are unable to supply fish from frozen sperm, cDNAs and book resources at this time. The following services and resources are currently available:

The soot and ash damage to the ZIRC building was quite extensive, requiring several months for cleanup and demolition. We are now entering the reconstruction phase, which will take a few additional months. We estimate taking new orders for books and lines from frozen sperm in early winter. We are currently contacting customers to arrange shipment of all outstanding orders. If you haven't heard from us yet then please expect to hear from us soon.

Our ongoing health and breeding tests suggest that the main fish colony appears to be unharmed and the cryopreservation storage was unaffected by the incident.

We sincerely apologize for any disruption this situation may cause to your research. Please continue to monitor our website for updates and let us know if you have any questions or concerns.

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