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.

 

 

Strategic initiative

BALANCE

In BALANCE we will increase the basic understanding of how nutrients in the feed, in combination with genetic background, affect the occurrence of metabolically induced health and quality problems …

1. January 2017 – 31. December 2020

Researcher: Bente Ruyter

Commissioner: The Research Council of Norway

Genetics for amoebic gill disease resistance in Atlantic salmon

The main objective for this project is to identify the best approach for increasing AGD-resistance in Atlantic salmon by selective breeding.

1. January 2014 – 31. December 2015

Researcher: Bjarne Gjerde

Commissioner: The Research Council of Norway

QuantEscape

This project combines expertise from four central research institutions that study interactions between escaped farmed and wild Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) from different perspectives: population …

1. January 2012 – 31. December 2015

Commissioner: The Research Council of Norway

QuantEscape2

The successful cooperation in QuantEscape between four leading research institutions that study interactions between escaped farmed and wild Atlantic Salmon led to a second project, QuantEscape2.

1. January 2016 – 31. December 2018

Commissioner: The Research Council of Norway