Scientist Tor-Arne Krakeli at Nofima's BioLab.
Scientist Tor-Arne Krakeli at Nofima's BioLab. Photo: Jon-Are Berg-Jacobsen © Nofima

Projects

Nofima is involved at any moment in several hundred projects, from long-term industrially targeted fundamental research to short innovation projects, where the results are immediately put to use. A few of our projects are presented here. Could you benefit from Nofima’s expertise? Contact us to find out.

 

 

AquaIMPACT

AquaIMPACT is a EU-funded research project that integrates breeding and nutrition to increase the competitiveness of the EU's aquaculture of Atlantic salmon, rainbow trout, gilthead sebream and …

1. January 2019 – 31. December 2022

Researcher: Anna Kristina Sonesson

Commissioner: EU - Horizon 2020

CMSEdit

Identify and validate candidate genes for CMS resistance in Atlantic salmon through state-of-the-art gene editing.

1. March 2019 – 28. February 2023

Researcher: Binyam Sime Dagnachew

Commissioner: The Research Council of Norway

CrispResist

Do Pacific salmon species carry a secret they could share with Atlantic salmon? What is it in the genes that make these relatives of Atlantic salmon less susceptible to lice? Researchers will …

1. January 2021 – 31. December 2024

Researcher: Nicholas Andrew Robinson

Commissioner: The Norwegian Seafood Research Fund - FHF

FutureEUAqua

The overall objective of FutureEUAqua is to effectively promote sustainable growth of resilient to climate changes, environmental friendly organic and conventional aquaculture of major fish species …

1. October 2018 – 30. September 2022

Researcher: Åsa Maria O. Espmark

Commissioner: EU - Horizon 2020

MedAID

MedAID (Mediterranean Aquaculture Integrated Development), a four year EU H2020 research project, will address key factors to improve aquaculture production in the Mediterranean.
The …

1. May 2017 – 30. April 2021

Researcher: Anna Kristina Sonesson

Commissioner: EU - Horizon 2020

NewTechAqua

NewTechAqua is a EU-funded project will test and develop new solutions for European aquaculture.

1. February 2020 – 31. January 2024

Researcher: Anna Kristina Sonesson

Commissioner: EU - Horizon 2020

SUREAQUA Nordic Centre of Excellence

The Nordic Centre of Excellence for sustainable and resilient aquatic production (SUREAQUA) was established in 2017 to facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration across the Nordic bioeconomy …

1. January 2017 – 31. December 2021

Commissioner: Nordforsk