Biological resources
Rearing of aquaculture animals at SAMS
On-site access, Scottish Association for Marine Science (United Kingdom)
Description :

Rearing of aquaculture animals, mainly invertebrates

Expertise :

Rearing of aquaculture animals, mainly invertebrates in temperature and chemical condition controlled open tanks and isolation rooms. Indoor and outdoor facilities available - fresh seawater supply.

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, christine.campbell@sams.ac.uk
Technology platforms
Imaging at SAMS
On-site access, Scottish Association for Marine Science (United Kingdom)
Description :

Light microscopy

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, christine.campbell@sams.ac.uk
Biological resources
Taxonomic services at MBA
On-site and/or remote access, Scottish Association for Marine Science (United Kingdom)
Description :

Analysis and identification of zooplankton and phytoplankton including silk collected, net caught and preserved samples

Expertise :

Team of experienced plankton analysts

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, paulon@mba.ac.uk
Experimental facilities
Aquaria and Tanks at SOI
On-site access, Scottish Association for Marine Science (United Kingdom)
Description :

Extensive seawater pool facility for marine research and equipment testing. Aquaria for fish, benthos, algae, biofilms. Disease challenge facilities (fish). 8 m seawater flume supported by ADV and PIV systems

Expertise :

Licenced by EU regulatory body to carry out scientific research with seals. Maximum capacity of 9 animals

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Technology platforms
Imaging at SOI
On-site access, Scottish Association for Marine Science (United Kingdom)
Description :

Access to advanced microscopes (light, confocal, TEM and SEM)

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Biological resources
Taxonomic services at SAMS
On-site and/or remote access, Scottish Association for Marine Science (United Kingdom)
Description :

Isolation and molecular Identification of algae and marine protists

Expertise :

Isolation and molecular Identification of algae and marine protists: technical and academic expertise on site.

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, christine.campbell@sams.ac.uk
Experimental facilities
Climate Controlled Rooms at MBA
On-site access, The Marine Biological Association (United Kingdom)
Description :

Experimental facilities for marine organism cultivation

Expertise :

Experienced aquarist with specialist knowledge particularly marine fish, elasmobranchs and cephalopods

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, paulon@mba.ac.uk
Technology platforms
Molecular biology and omics at MBA
On-site and/or remote access, Scottish Association for Marine Science (United Kingdom)
Description :

Protein and nucleic acid preparation and analysis: High throughput Q-PCR, associated separation and biochemical facilities, genetic manipulation. Full technical support

Expertise :

Full technical support

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, paulon@mba.ac.uk