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.
We provide detailed pathology analysis and reporting for:
We have 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)