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Tasks and Aims

Scientific exploration of new and better procedures for the conservation of materials, using cryotechnical, biochemical and physical principles (cryopreservation, biobanks).

Advancement of environmental specimen and biobanks and biomonitoring systems for environmental assessment and forensics.

Development of forecast methods and techniques for early detection of danger potentials and for the protection of environmental quality targets.

Development of methods and techniques to understand the impact of processes on the level of molecular structures, organisms and ecological systems.

Contract research and provision of services for administration, ministries, industry and companies.