R+D+I services offered

  • Scientific and technical advising. Areas: pollution, accidental spills, environmental toxicology, use of biomarkers, toxicity testing, cell culture and in vitro systems, microscopy, molecular, cell and tissue organization of animals.
  • Scientific education: Masters, postgraduate courses, specialization courses, PhD programmes, laboratory training and internships.
  • Assessment of environmental quality (marine, estuarine, and terrestrial environments).
  • Monitoring programmes of environmental pollution.
  • Toxicity testing (REACH legislation, standard OECD tets, ad-hoc test development).
  • Determination of biological activity of chemicals.
  • Histopathological diagnosis of fish and shellfish diseases.
  • Processing of samples for histology, light and electron microscopy, cryotechniques.
  • Quantification of levels of specific proteins, enzyme activities, gene expression, immunolabelling, cell structure.
  • Estabulation and maintenance of experimental animals. Marine aquaria. Zebrafish facility. Terrarium. Facilities to run chemical exposure experiments.
* Todos los servicios en los dos idiomas oficiales de la CAPV e inglés.