Title: European Marine Biological Research Infrastructure Cluster to promote the Blue Bioeconomy

Funding Source: EU H2020

Budget IMBBC: 321,631€

Start / End Date: 2015 - 2019

Web site URL: https://cordis.europa.eu/project/rcn/198465/factsheet/en ,

Project Progress: 100%

Principal Investigator:

Antonios Magoulas

Project Members:

Research Directions:

Population genetics and phylogeography

Bioanalysis and biotechnology

Marine biodiversity

Bioinformatics and biodiversity informatics


EMBRIC is a cluster environment of European RIs, to enable sector-specific pipelines and a workgroup to improve technology transfer practices. It is designed to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery and innovation from marine Bio-Resources. EMBRIC aims to promote new applications derived from marine organisms in fields such as drug discovery, novel foods and food ingredients, aquaculture selective breeding, bioremediation, cosmetics and bioenergy.