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27.03.2020

HRH The Princess Royal offers letter of support to her patronages

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.

 

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25.03.2020

** Covid-19 Update -- 24/03 **

 

Following the latest UK Government instructions issued on March 23rd, the following changes apply across the Moredun Group:

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25.03.2020

** Covid-19 Update (MSL) -- 24/03 **

Following the latest UK Government instructions issued on March 23rd access to Moredun Scientific is now restricted, only staff involved in the delivery and support of essential scientific work will be working on site.

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24.03.2020

** Covid-19 Update (MRI) -- 24/03 **

Following the latest UK Government instructions issued on March 23rd access to the Moredun Research Institute is now restricted, only staff involved in the delivery and support of essential scientific work w

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11.03.2020

PRESS RELEASE: Research gets a huge boost towards a new generation louping ill vaccine

An exciting partnership has been launched between Moredun and the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) to tackle the problem of louping ill, an often fatal tick-borne virus to which sheep and red grouse are particularly susceptible.

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16.01.2020

Professor Julie Fitzpatrick interviewed by BBC Radio Scotland

Professor Julie Fitzpatrick (Scientific Director, Moredun Research Institute; Chief Executive, The Moredun Foundation) talks to the BBC Radio Scotland's "Out of Doors" team about 100 years of promoting livestock health and welfare through research and education.

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20.12.2019

JOINT PRESS RELEASE: Warning for cattle and sheep farmers that rafoxanide is not an appropriate alternative to closantel when treating liver fluke

SUSTAINABLE CONTROL OF PARASITES IN SHEEP (SCOPS) 
and CONTROL OF CATTLE PARASITES SUSTAINABLY (COWS)

JOINT PRESS RELEASE
 
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17.12.2019

PRESS RELEASE: Researchers have a gut instinct for new in-feed sea lice vaccine

A team of Scottish and international aquaculture experts is developing a pioneering oral vaccine for sea lice, helping the industry to tackle one of the biggest threats to the health and welfare of farmed Atlantic salmon.

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17.12.2019

Pigs and Poultry – Optimising Production

Improving pig and poultry production was the focus of a new event that took place near Edinburgh on 16 January 2020.

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10.12.2019

Biotangents doubles laboratory space in move to new facilities at Pentlands Science Park.

Biotangents have occupied 3,200 sq. ft of laboratory and office space in the west wing of Douglas House, relocating operations from within the Moredun Research Institute.

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27.11.2019

Shipped off to Shetland - QMS Monitor Farm event

Moredun Prinicpal Investigator, Dr Philip Skuce, visited Bigton Farm on Shetland in August 2019. Here, he describes his experience:

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