Culture collections
On-site and/or remote access, Sorbonne Université (France)
Biological resources
Description :

Collection of diatom mutant strains

Contact :
gemma.gimenez_papiol@sorbonne-universite.fr
Library services
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Training & library services
Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Structural and chemical analysis
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Technology platforms
Description :

Facilities for crystallisation, gene expression and identification of crystalline materials using x-ray diffraction

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Remote sensing and telemetry
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Technology platforms
Description :

Provision of satellite and GSM relayed data loggers for deployment on marine mammals or gliders including pressure, salinity, temp, fluorescence, and turbidity. Passive acoustic tags for marine mammals. Passive acoustic monitoring equipment for remote monitoring of marine acoustic environments and real-time transmission of data to a ground station via GSM or satellite

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Dry laboratories
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Experimental facilities
Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Wet laboratories
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Experimental facilities
Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Aquaria and tanks
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Experimental facilities
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
Sampling equipment
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Ecosystem access
Description :

Field equipment and operators for sediment geotechnical and ecological survey (GIS mapping, side-scan sonar, sediment stability, invertebrate biodiversity). PAM fluorescence and radiometry for microphytobenthos biomass. Sediment dynamics (field operable MagPI and CSM systems). Safety equipment and appropriate risk assessments. Benthic, mudflat and saltmarsh sampling through photography, grab, and coring

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Coastal research vessels
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Ecosystem access
Description :

Specialist, robust (6-m aluminium-hulled) vessel designed and equipped to capture seals. Vehicular access to ecosystems with a laboratory-owned van

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk
Organisms collected in the wild
On-site access, SOI (United Kingdom)
Biological resources
Description :

Sampling of intertidal flora and fauna, microphytobenthos, benthic bacteria, shallow benthic infauna

Contact :
info@embrc.uk, jmcw@st-andrews.ac.uk