Biological resources
Marine model organisms at SZN
On-site and/or remote access, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn (Italy)
Description :

Collection and rearing of marine model organisms (ascidians, sea urchin, starfish, sea tutles, etc.)

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
E-services
Data sets at CNR-ISMAR
Remote access, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy)
Description :

VM managment with SAN data storage and tape library backup

Expertise :

Software-algorithms development and customization available upon request

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, lucia.bongiorni@ve.ismar.cnr.it
Experimental facilities
Aquaria and Tanks at CNR-IAS-O
On-site access, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy)
Description :

Aquaria and tanks for experiments with marine fishes and invertebrates. Climatic and axenic conditioning may be applied

Expertise :

Experimental design applied to animal experimentation

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, stefano.marras@cnr.it
Experimental facilities
Wet laboratories at CNR-IAS-CG
On-site access, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy)
Description :

Temperature-controlled ECOCEAN wet lab

Expertise :

Temperature-controlled ECOCEAN wet lab and available for experiments

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, giorgio.tranchida@cnr.it
Technology platforms
Molecular biology and omics at CONISMA-Urbino
On-site access, Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Scienze del Mare (Italy)
Description :

Basic molecular biology lab

Expertise :

Access to a modern basic molecular biology lab equipped with PCR; Real-Time PCR Thermal Cycler; UV transilluminator; Gel box system

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, antonella.penna@uniurb.it
Biological resources
Organisms collected in the wild at CNR-IAS-O
On-site access, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy)
Description :

Provision of marine/brackish water model organisms

Expertise :

Collection by fishing gear of fishes (Dicentrarchus labrax, Mugil cephalus, Liza aurata, Mullus barbatus) and invertebrates (Paracentrotus lividus) from nearby locations

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, stefano.marras@cnr.it
E-services
Data sets at CONISMA-Chioggia
Remote access, Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Scienze del Mare (Italy)
Description :

Database on landings from Chioggia Fishing Fleets (1945 - present) and physical water parameters in the Venice lagoon (1973 - present)

Expertise :

The database includes monthly local landings per species/group of species of the fish market of Chioggia, from 1945 to present, data are yearly updated. Characteristics of the fishing fleet, on a monthly base, from 1991 to present, data are yearly updated. Database of records of rare, protected or alien species.

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, lorenzo.zane@unipd.it
Experimental facilities
Aquaria and Tanks at CNR-IRBIM-L
On-site and/or remote access, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy)
Description :

5 tanks, 100.000 L each, connected with a pump provides lagoon water flow

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, antonietta.specchiulli@cnr.it
Experimental facilities
Wet laboratories at CNR-IAS-O
On-site access, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy)
Description :

Video analysis for ecophysiological and behavioural studies

Expertise :

The video footage recorded with high-speed cameras in the lab can be anaysed (i.e., video tracking) with specific commercial software. Strong expertise in the design of ecophysiological and behavioural experimentation with marine fishes and invertebrates is provided for the use of local experimental facilities

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, stefano.marras@cnr.it
Technology platforms
Molecular biology and omics at SZN
On-site and/or remote access, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn (Italy)
Description :

Sanger sequencing, NGS, microsatellite, SNPs, Real Time PCR

Expertise :

Strong expertise for protocol development and data analyses and interpretation is avaiable upon request

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it