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Job Vacancy

Job Vacancy

Applications are invited for a permanent post with Xelect Ltd, the fast-growing aquaculture genetics service company...

Xelect at AquaNor 2019

Xelect at AquaNor 2019

Xelect will be presenting a stand at the aquaculture trade show, AquaNor, held in Trondheim. The...

Press Release – Cromaris and Xelect agree genetic service contract

Press Release – Cromaris and Xelect agree genetic service contract

March 2018 – Cromaris, the leading Croatian bass and bream producer, has chosen Scotland’s Xelect Ltd as...

Aberdeen Intern Makes Great Progress

Aberdeen Intern Makes Great Progress

Alicia Bertolotti has spent the last 3 months performing an internship placement at Xelect in St...

Press Release – New Zealand King Salmon And Xelect Agree 4 Year Breeding Program Management Contract.

Press Release – New Zealand King Salmon And Xelect Agree 4 Year Breeding Program Management Contract.

New Zealand King Salmon, the producers of the internationally renowned Ōra King breed have chosen Scotland’s...

Expert Genomic Consultant Joins Our Team

Expert Genomic Consultant Joins Our Team

We are delighted announce the appointment of Dr Chris Hollenbeck as a specialist consultant in fish...

Press Release – Cermaq

Press Release – Cermaq

Xelect is delighted to announce a licence and genetic services agreement with Atlantic salmon producer Cermaq...

Press Release – Xelect Secure Investment For Growth

Press Release – Xelect Secure Investment For Growth

Xelect limited and the EOS Technology Investment Syndicate are pleased to announce the completion of an...

Xelect Win Most Enterprising Start-Up Award

Xelect Win Most Enterprising Start-Up Award

Xelect were proud winners of the Most Enterprising Start-up Company at the recent Fife Business awards,...

Aquanor 2015

Aquanor 2015

We had a busy and productive visit to Trondheim, Norway, for AquaNor 2015, where we hosted...

Press Release – High Yield Tilapia Coming To The Fillet Market

Press Release – High Yield Tilapia Coming To The Fillet Market

GenoMar, the world’s premier tilapia breeding company today announces a partnership with Xelect Ltd., a global...

Press Release – Aquaculture Industry Receives New Impulse From Horizon 2020 Programme

Aquaculture Industry Receives New Impulse from Horizon 2020 Programme On 1 June 2015 a new Horizon...

eDNA Assay For Invasive Sea-Squirt

eDNA Assay For Invasive Sea-Squirt

We now offer validated eDNA detection for the invasive carpet sea-squirt, Didemnum vexillum. This species poses...

Xelect To Co-Fund Phd Studentship At Aberdeen

Xelect will be the industrial sponsor of an exciting PhD studentship in the research group of...

Download Atlantic Salmon Markers Brochure

We are very pleased to announce that we have expanded our range of broodstock selection markers...

Brown Trout Genetic Relatedness – New Service

Brown Trout Genetic Relatedness – New Service

We have now added brown trout, Salmo trutta, to our range of genetic relatedness and parentage...

Xelect Assist Dawnfresh With Texture Analysis

Xelect Assist Dawnfresh With Texture Analysis

Xelect are providing assistance and training in the establishment of a new texture monitoring facility at...

Xelect At Aquaculture Uk

We had a busy and productive couple of days at Aviemore. It was good to meet...

Xelect Awarded Smart:Scotland Funding

February 2014 Scottish Enterprise have awarded Xelect Ltd a SMART: SCOTLAND grant to develop genetic tests...

Texture Analysis Service

We are pleased to announce a new texture analysis service for salmon and trout. Precise firmness...

Xelect Awarded Tsb Funding

Xelect has been awarded funding. Xelect has been awarded funding from the Technology Strategy Board as...

Triploidy Analysis Service Launched

We are pleased to announce that we are now offering a rapid and cost-effective flow cytometry...

Salmobreed License High Yield Markers

Salmobreed licenses Markers Salmobreed has licensed Xelect’s High Fillet Yield (HFY-1) markers for exclusive use in...