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Centre for

Marine Biodiversity and Biotechnology

From the shoreline to the deep ocean, tackling issues from pure ecology
and physiology to aquaculture, marine spatial planning and conservation.

Histological analysis

The histology laboratory is dedicated to aquatic animal health research and disease investigations. It provides users with specialized and automated histology equipment for all their pathology or health research needs. In the  past, the equipment has been used for fish pathology and bivalve toxicology. 

Specific equipment within CMBB:

Automated Shandon Duplex tissue processor,

Shandon Histocentre II for wax embedding

LKB 2218 Historange Microtome.

Microscopes combined with digital cameras for image analysis purposes.

Histology