ICTIOVET IS A PRIVATE COMPANY SPECIALISING IN VETERINARY SERVICES FOR THE AQUACULTURE INDUSTRY AND OTHER RELATED AQUATIC ANIMAL ACTIVITIES

~ We are a team of independent veterinarians with a specific background in aquaculture ~

Albert Girons:

Graduated from Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona Veterinary school in 2004. Holds an MSc in Aquatic Veterinary Studies (University of Stirling) during which he completed a project on Red Mark Syndrome in trout. Albert has worked as a field aquatic animal veterinarian and fish pathologist in Ireland alongside Dr. Hamish Rodger (Vet-Aquat International) and in Spain with Dr. Francesc Padrós (SDPP – UAB). His professional experience also includes R&D related activities in the Catalan Aquaculture Network (XRAq).

Glòria Albinyana:

Graduated from Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona Veterinary school in 2003. Gloria has a Masters in Veterinary Research which she completed with a project on the sparid fish intestinal parasite Enteromyxum leei. She has worked for private veterinary laboratories as a veterinarian pathologist carrying out a significant amount of work on fish. Her expertise includes a wide variety of diagnostic tools: histopathology, citology, microbiology, mollecular biology and clinical biochemistry. Her professional experience also includes working in the pathology laboratory at Skretting (Spain).

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~ Ictiovet offers veterinary consultancy and diagnostic tools for aquaculture related companies. ~

Histology and Citology:

Processing and staining of tissue samples. Citological and histopathological analysis. Histochemical and specific stains (PAS, GRAM, Giemsa, Z-N, Calcofluor). Digital slide scanning service is available.

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Endocrinology and Clinical Biochemistry:

Detection of serum determinariation of biochemical parameters. Detection of cortisol in water samples.

Animal Examination:

Necropsy and subsequent parasitological, microbiological and histopathological examination.

Molecular Biology:

Detection of pathogens by molecular tools (e.g. PCR for Nodavirus, Enteromyxum leei).

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Research:

We also provide assistance and techniques for R&D projects such as electron microscopy, mathacrylate processing, morphometric anaysis and slide scanning services for digital pathology.



Microbiology:

Cultivation, Identification and screening for antibiotic susceptibility.

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Veterinary Consultancy:

We provide advice for veterinarians and other fish health personnel.

Haematology:

Determination of hemoglobin, hematocrite and blood smear studies (differential counts, identification of haematological parasites, etc.).

Do you have a special query?

Contact us:

Albert Girons:
albert.girons@ictiovet.com

Glòria Albinyana:
gloria.albinyana@ictiovet.com

Phone: (+34) 619 934 897

Shipments:

c/. Provença 392, Planta Baixa. 08025 Barcelona – Spain.

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