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To be leaders in zebrafish models and antimicrobial products


To enable accurate zebrafish model and antimicrobial products development via innovating research solutions


Our values are part of our genome.

  • Humility, fellowship and passion are the mainstays of our company culture.
  • Being innovative under high-quality research is our core.
  • Promote a professional improvement environment and the reconciliation of family and working life.
  • We endeavour to guarantee the highest ethical and integrity levels for all our products, services and communications.
  • Respect the environmental footprint through safe working practices.


Ikan Biotech is based in Noáin at the business park “Centro Europeo de Empresas e Innovación de Navarra” (CEIN) that belongs to the Economy, Finance, Industry and Employment Department within the Government of Navarre.

Ikan Biotech has its office, animal facility and segregated laboratories, 310m2, with different areas dedicated to microbiology, oncology, cell culture, molecular biology, and genomics.

S2 Laboratory

It is now equipped with the material resources required to carry out the various services. Ikan count on the cutting edge equipment to offer the highest quality to our customers:

  • Cytation 5 (Cell Imagine multi-mode reader): Automated digital widefield microscopy with conventional multi-mode microplate detection to provide phenotypic cellular information and well-based quantitative data.
  • Step one plus: Quantitative detection of target nucleic acid sequences (targets) using real-time analysis.
  • ÄKTA Start: System suits our protein purification needs, from entry-level systems to advanced automated systems.
  • Noldus equipment

Animal facility

This area is equipped with 72 aquariums (capacity for 5.900 zebrafish).

Our commitment with service quality has allowed us to obtain and preserve the quality certificate in accordance with norms ISO 9001:2015 issued by TÜV Rheiland and ISO 16602:2014 issued by AENOR.

Additionally, Ikan, as part of the enterprises hosted by CEIN can enjoy several common areas as meeting rooms, events room, conferences area and an auditorium.