Contact us
Environmental
Microbiology Unit
Department of Public Health
Medical School
University of Patras
26504,Greece

Τel: (+30) 2610 969875
       (+30) 2610 969876
       (+30) 2610 997935
Fax: (+30) 2610 969875
e-mail: info@iwaterfood.gr



MOLECULAR CENTER OF FOOD AND WATER QUALITY (IWaterFood)

The IWaterFood is an innovative laboratory that is specialized in molecular identification of DNA / RNA viruses, parasites, bacteria and fungi. Scientific Responsible is Apostolos Vantarakis (Assistant Professor of Hygiene) of Department of Public Health, Medical School, University of Patras.
The Center is located at the Department of Public Health of the Medical School, University of Patras.

The Center is supported by scientific staff consisted of 4 full-time researchers.
The Centre offers services of Research and Technology, Innovation, expertise, advice and training.

The Center serves needs in the following areas:

  • Water Quality control
  • Food quality cont
  • Health and Safety in Labour
The Centre maintains important partnerships with many municipalities, District Health Departments, Ministries, EFET and Private companies.
It also has significant partnerships with several European institutions:
  • COST Office, European Union
  • Department of Microbiology, University of Barcelona, Spain
  • University of Valencia, Spain
Contact: info@iwaterfood.gr