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In TASCMAR, project partners are more than just project partners…

In TASCMAR, project partners are more than just project partners…

Gift of Andalusian olive oil and tomatoes from Pedro and Carolina of iMare to TASCMAR coordinator Jamal Ouazzani and researcher Gérladine Le Goff of CNRS, further to their recent project collaboration.    


First results suggest new species of sponge collected by TASCMAR scientists in Rodrigues (western Indian Ocean)

As presented at the 10th World Sponge Conference (Galway, Ireland, 25-30 June 2017) by Dr Nicole de Voogd of the Naturalis Biodiversity Center (Netherlands), first results indicate the discovery of a new species of sponge..


TASCMAR @ MaFNaP2017

TASCMAR @ MaFNaP2017

TASCMAR scientists from the University of Athens attended the 2nd International Conference of Marine Fungal Natural Products (MaFNaP2017, 27-29 June 2017), giving a poster and oral presentation on the Exploitation of Marine Microorganisms for the Isolation of..


The deep blue biodiversity has no limit: New species of octocorals discovered by TASCMAR scientists from  mesophotic reefs of Eilat (northern Red Sea)

The deep blue biodiversity has no limit: New species of octocorals discovered by TASCMAR scientists from mesophotic reefs of Eilat (northern Red Sea)

TASCMAR scientists, in their exploration of the ocean’s mesophotic zone in Eilat, have discovered species of octocorals previously unknown to science. Two major discoveries were made, led by TASCMAR researchers at Tel Aviv University. First, a..


TASCMAR 3rd General Assembly in Eilat – a great success!

TASCMAR 3rd General Assembly in Eilat – a great success!

TASCMAR’s third General Assembly meeting was held on 9-11 May 2017 in Eilat, Israel. The meeting was attended by 27 representatives of all 13 TASCMAR partners, coming from eight different countries and was hosted by..


TASCMAR Coordinator visits Pierre Guerin Technologies

TASCMAR Coordinator visits Pierre Guerin Technologies

On 28 April 2017, TASCMAR coordinator, Jamal OUAZZANI visited Pierre Guerin Technologies’ facility in Niort, France (see picture below). PGT leads TASCMAR work package 5, also involving the CNRS, focused on the conception, building, validation and implementation of..


iMare Natural represent TASCMAR @ 5th Euro Global Summit on Aquaculture & Fisheries (Aqua Europe 2017)

iMare Natural represent TASCMAR @ 5th Euro Global Summit on Aquaculture & Fisheries (Aqua Europe 2017)

Directors Pedro Antonio Álvarez Molina and Carolina Alonso Pozas of iMare Natural attended the Aqua Europe 2017 conference on 30-31 March. The conference brought together leading aquaculture professionals, researchers, commercial stakeholders and policy makers from around the world..


eu-flag      TASCMAR is a collaborative European research project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, under grant agreement N° 634674.