Created 12/07/2015 Updated 28/02/2017

The Roscoff Biological Station has a long tradition of hosting scientists. Many visiting scientists come to the Roscoff to take advantage of its research infrastructure as part of their research project.

3 visitor laboratories for 2 to 4 people are available for visiting scientists.

1 lab dispose of running seawater, 2 others are dry labs


  •  Our laboratories are equipped for observation and molecular biology
  • with microscope- stereomicroscope, common scientific material and consumables, refrigerator and a -20°C freezer.
  • Use of materials common to all research laboratories (-70°C freezers, liquid nitrogen, glassware, MilliQ water, spectrophotometer, autoclave, etc.) is possible upon request.

Services and facilities


- marine operations / specimen collection / access to research aquarium space
- access to the microalgae culture collection (Roscoff Culture Collection)
- access to technological platforms : bioinformatics, genomics, mass spectrometry, crystallography
- accommodation and catering

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