Scientific diving
On-site access, SZN (Italy)
Ecosystem access
Description :

Underwater sampling and monitoring, visual census. Acquisition of images and films in immersion. Installation and maintenance of instruments and surveys

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
Data sets
On-site and/or remote access, SZN (Italy)
E-services
Description :

Access to LTER data: high CO2 low pH site, long-term monitoring from LTER MareChiara

Expertise :

Access to data is strictly regulated and evaluated case-by-case

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
Data analysis tools and software
On-site and/or remote access, SZN (Italy)
E-services
Description :

Advanced bioinformatic laboratory and data mining facility for omics analyses

Expertise :

De novo genome assembly, genome structure and functional annotation, compositional analysis, comparative genome analysis (Conserved non coding sequences; coding sequences; paralogy-orthology detection); GO enrichment analysis; RNA seq analysis, Protein structure and sequence analyses (ORF prediction; functional assignments; ortholog and paralog detection); Metabarcoding analysis; Shotgun Analysis; custome made tools for browsing and analyses

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
Wet laboratories
On-site access, SZN (Italy)
Experimental facilities
Description :

Medical treatment of wounded sea turtles (Caretta caretta); veterinary research, post-mortem examination, nesting at the Marine Turtles Research Centre Portici

Expertise :

The turtles are maintained in a semi-closed loop seawater circulation system. The service depends on animals availability.

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
Imaging
On-site and/or remote access, SZN (Italy)
Technology platforms
Description :

Assistance and sample preparation for optical, electron microscopy, live cell imaging, confocal microscopy, 3D and 4D microscopy, TEM and SEM

Expertise :

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

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
Molecular biology and omics
On-site and/or remote access, SZN (Italy)
Technology platforms
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
Structural and chemical analysis
On-site access, SZN (Italy)
Technology platforms
Description :

Analysis for environmental monitoring: nutrients, chlorophyll a, photosynthetic pigments, particulate C and N. Organic geochemistry at CNR-ISMAR Naples

Expertise :

A fully equipped geochemistry lab is available at the near ISMAR seats in Naples.

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
Library services
On-site and/or remote access, SZN (Italy)
Training & library services
Description :

Access to library: collection of journal titles, photos, scientific instruments, correspondence, miscellaneous and zoological specimens

Expertise :

Over 100,000 volumes, a collection of 5000 miscellaneous, early publications and reprints, and over 2,000 electronic titles and scientific databases is available

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, andrea.tarallo@szn.it
Dry laboratories
On-site access, OGS (Italy)
Experimental facilities
Description :

Dry laboratory, 40 m2, temperature range 20-25 °C

Expertise :

Gas supply is available upon request

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, mcelussi@inogs.it
Imaging
On-site and/or remote access, OGS (Italy)
Technology platforms
Description :

Epifluorescence microscopy, optical microscopy, flow cytometry

Expertise :

Sample preparation, run of experiments and visual inspection

Contact :
marco.borra@szn.it, mcelussi@inogs.it