Moredun, with partners from the Equine Grass Sickness Fund (EGSF), the Royal (Dick) School for Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, University of Liverpool, the British Horse Society and World Horse Welfare have produced a comprehensive booklet, Equine Grass Sickness: A research
The parasite Cryptosporidium parvum is a zoonotic pathogen that can be spread between animals and humans causing disease.
Moredun Research Institute and Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) are working together to support the NHS by providing extra capacity for vital testing of samples within their laboratory facilities at Pentlands Science Park in Midlothian.
Parasite infections are an economic, health and welfare concern in all livestock systems and many are endemic in UK flocks and herds.
Moredun researchers Dr Lynsey Melville, Dr Dave Bartley and Dr Giles Innocent have been carrying out work supported by the Animal and Horticultural Development Board (AHDB) on the control and biology of Nematodirus battus: a gut roundworm which annually threatens the health and welfare o
Dr Francesca Nunn of the Moredun Research Institute has been awarded the International 3Rs Prize by the National Centre Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs).