Istituto per le Risorse Biologiche e le Biotecnologie Marine (IRBIM)

Research activities

The Institute carries out research on the following main thematic areas
a) Marine biology and ecology
b) Population structure, connectivity and spatial distribution of the main fisheries resources
c) Microbial ecology, microbial biotechnology and bioprospecting
d) Technologies for sustainable fisheries and aquaculture
e) Observing systems to study the structure and functioning of marine ecosystems
f) Integrated management of coastal zones for the sustainable management of bioresources and biodiversity conservation