1. collection, taxonomic identification and permanent preservation of biological samples of selected species
  2. extraction and storage of high-quality DNA
  3. sequencing at the Genoscope of the France GĂ©nomique infrastructure
  4. genome assembly, annotation, storage and dissemination
  5. monitoring the dynamics of marine ecosystems, particularly those likely to be disturbed by invasive species
  6. identification of new functions and bioengineering applied to the discovery of new molecules, metabolites, materials and synthesis pathways
  7. opening up the potential for innovation in a wide range of fields
  8. international context
  9. training