Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine

Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine

Bannerbilde Basam
Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine

Research

New research project will contribute to more sustainable fish farming

New research project will contribute to more sustainable fish farming

NMBU-led project receives millions of Norwegian kroner in funding for salmon research that will contribute to green change.

Renewed fight against brain disease

Renewed fight against brain disease

NMBU is participating in an important new research project in which multiple disciplines will work closely together to answer questions concerning the brain and disease.

Riddle of dark spots in salmon solved

Riddle of dark spots in salmon solved

Dark spots on the muscle filets of farmed salmon have posed a significant problem for many years. New research has revealed that a virus associated with heart and skeletal muscle inflammation is the cause of the spots.

Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine

About us

We focus on the health, well-being, diseases and pathogenesis in fish and domestic animals.