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Matís' Work in Developing Countries - 22.3.2016

Matís and the former Icelandic Fisheries Laboratory, that merged with Matís in 2007, have participated in developmental programs for more than 10 years, through teaching and supervision at the United Nations University – Fisheries Training Programme (UNU-FTP). The cooperation has led to further work for the school with short courses in developing countries.

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One of the most interesting geothermal regions in the world - 16.3.2016

Iceland is one of the most interesting geothermal regions in the world due to the number and diversity of geothermal biotopes, which is almost unmatched elsewhere. The biotechnological potential of thermophilic bacteria in these habitats was recognized early, and the R&D community in Iceland has focused on enzyme bioprospecting for various industrial and uses.

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Graduations from the UNU-FTP - 9.3.2016

20 fellows from 14 countries graduated from the six months training course at the United Nations University Fisheries Training Programme (UNU-FTP) on Monday. This is the 18th graduating class and to date 325 fellows have successfully completed the six month training from the UNU-FTP, representing a total of 52 nations.

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Nominations for best graphic design - 7.3.2016

Matís and its partner in graphic design, Kontor Reykjavik advertising agency, have been nominated in two categories for the annual awards among Icelandic graphic designers.

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