Histopathology involves the microscopic examination of tissues to detect abnormalities and signs of disease, allowing the detection of a wide range of both infectious and non-infectious diseases.
Marine Scotland Science provides an experienced histopathological diagnostic service for the investigation of both wild and farmed finfish, shellfish and crustacean diseases, including a detailed pathology analysis and reporting for:
In addition, there is a comprehensive physical and electronic slide archive containing reference material for a wide range of diseases and conditions in many species.
Atlantic Salmon gills
(Amoebic gill disease)
Rainbow Trout kidney imprint
(Proliferative kidney disease)
Native Oyster (Marteliosis)
European lobster (Gaffkaemia)