• NIB Services Offer
    NIB Services Offer
    The National Institute of Biology - NIB is Slovenia's leading public research institute for basic and applied research in biosciences.
  • Microplastics in the Gulf of Trieste
    Microplastics in the Gulf of Trieste
    Contamination of marine enviroment
    with plastics and consequently microplastics
    is nowadays an emerging problem.
  • 52 EMBS
    52 EMBS

Services and products

  • Agriculture Industry Services

    National Institute of Biology is authorized by the Ministry of Agriculture and the Environment to perform defined tasks of public service for the protection of plants.

  • Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industry Services

    We offer bioanalytical laboratory support, toxicology studies, genetic toxicology testing of different samples, residual DNA detection, improvements of production lines through systems biology, and cotoxicology studies.

  • Research equipment

    The big research equipment is used as support to our research and educational activities and serves technological development in co-operation with commercial enterprises.

  • Training and Related Services

    We offer hands on training, consulting and technical auditing, development of protocols and workflows, organization of workshops.

  • Mutagenicity analysis under GLP

    On the NIB we have certified GLP laboratory for testing mutagenicity with bacterial reverse mutation assay, or the Ames test (OECD 471).

01 Mar

Successful organization of the NIB Proficiency Test Round 2016-02 in Plant Health

Proficiency testing* round aimed at molecular detection Xylella fastidiosa, ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’, flavescence dorée phytoplasma and ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma solani’ (Bois noir phytoplasma) is successfully completed.
13 Feb


The slogans of this year’s Students’ Conference are: interesting, comprehensible and professional.