Application of Research Results


The stalked barnacle, Lepas anatifera, in cultivation at NUIG, attached by bio-adhesives to floating plastic

Work Package 4: Application of research results

This work package involves the development of applied research capabilities for the isolation and identification of novel marine bioactive chemical compounds (e.g. bio-adhesives, anti-biofilm and antimicrobial agents) and new biomaterials (e.g. marine-derived ceramics) for use in the biomedical and biotechnological industries.

Find out how we are developing potential new products here.