Research underpinning the commercialised blood test for diagnosing small redworm (cyathostomin) infections in horses has been published in the International Journal of Parasitology1.
A disease in calves caused by the protozoan parasite Cryptosporidium parvum, has been shown to result in significant longer term weight loss and appreciable economic impact for farmers, highlighting the importance of developing a vaccine.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, we continue to closely monitor any potential impact with our ongoing studies and will immediately inform clients of any possible delays.
Our staff continue to work in shifts to ensure we can maintain a full complement of staff as far as possible.
SRUC is doing everything that can be done to ensure continuity of the health scheme
A statement from George Caldow, Head of SRUC Veterinary Services, on SRUC’s Premium Sheep and Goat Health Scheme.
Patron of The Moredun Foundation, HRH The Princess Royal (Princess Anne), has sent a letter of support and appreciation to each of her patronages across the UK, as further restrictions due to Covid-19 come into play.