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Mar 12 2015

Under the auspices of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES), the JRC helps to overcome the limitations of conventional stock assessment methods by promoting innovative approaches such as the Assessment for All (a4a) model. The exchange of such approaches between scientists at global level ensures that the best methods can be applied when developing management advice for fisheries, but also highlights the need for more research in fish stock assessment.

Oct 01 2014

A JRC article published yesterday in Frontiers Press investigates how human activities have influenced biodiversity in the Mediterranean Sea through the introduction of alien species.


Jun 20 2013
JRC-IRMM published their results of an in-house validated method for the determination of hexachlorobenzene (HCB) and hexachlorobuadiene (HCBD) in fish tissue by gas chromatography with isotope dilution mass spectrometric detection (GC-IDMS).