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Apply now for the FREE AQUAEXCEL2020 training course “Laboratory Animal Science for Aquatic Research Facilities”

25 Mar 2019
Applications are now being accepted for the AQUAEXCEL2020 training course entitled “Laboratory Animal Science for Aquatic Research Facilities”. This is a free face-to-face training course provided by the Institute of Marine Research (Bergen, Norway) in collaboration with other AQUAEXCEL2020 partners. The course will take place at IMR, Bergen (Norway) between 17-21 June 2019. This course is designed for aquaculture researchers, students and aquaculture industry stakeholders working directly with...

Thirteenth Call For Access - NOW OPEN

28 Jan 2019
European researchers and research teams are invited to apply for scientific research that utilises the facilities of any of the 39 participating aquaculture research facilities. The AQUAEXCEL2020 Thirteenth Call For Access is NOW OPEN until the until the 8th of March For more information please visit:

Open Call to Submit Manuscripts for an Upcoming Fish Behaviour Publication

5 Oct 2018
AQUAEXCEL2020 and other colleagues working in aquaculture and fisheries-related fields are invited to submit manuscripts to the Special Issue in Fishes (MDPI) about fish behavior, co-edited by project partner Adelino Canario from the Centre of Marine Sciences at the Universidade do Algarve. Manuscripts on both mechanistic and applied aspects of behaviour in fishes are welcome. Please inform those you feel may be interested and follow the AQUAEXCEL2020 website for further updates.

The fifth AQUAEXCEL2020 Newsletter has been published!

1 Oct 2018
The fifth edition of the AQUAEXCEL2020 newsletter has now been published! As well as recent news and highlights from the project and our upcoming events, you will find a full list of future training courses and Transnational Access calls, a new tasty fish recipe and fishy brain teaser! The newsletter is one of nine which will be published throughout the duration of the project. If you have anything that you would like to be included in the next newsletter, please contact