A strong background and experience in challenge model set-up

Ictyopharma develops customized challenge models (infection route, dose, challenge pathogen, etc.) on request.

We continuously calibrate, verify and improve our own challenge models. New models are developed on a continuous basis in order to be able to offer a wide range of suitably-adapted challenge models.


  • Our facilities are specially designed to allow for infection studies in warm-water fish
  • Large hosting capacity for small fish
  • In house bacterial strain library for experimental models

We are

Specialized - Independent - Reliable