BiotaTools undertakes a range of projects related to the development of new generation biosensors for real-time environmental monitoring. Projects are supported to varying degrees by the Norwegian Research Council, Innovation Norway, the Regional Resarch Council for Western Norway and industrial partners.

Industrial PhD

The industrial PhD project has run between 2011 and 2014. The main aim of the industrial PhD has been to contribute to scientific foundation for the use of the new generation biosensors.

3rd generation whole-animal biosensors

Development of the new generation of biosensors for use in real-time environmental monitoring.

Preliminary studies on the giant file clam (Acesta excavata)

Preliminary project to investigate the use of the BiotaTools biosensor system for measuring behavioural and physiological parameters in the giant file clam.