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9.07.2018

New animated film to be launched in the fight against fluke

We are delighted to announce that Fight the Fluke, the latest addition to our hugely popular animation series, will be launched at the National Sheep Association Sheep Event next week (18th July).

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19.06.2018

Videos launched in fight against the spread of African Swine Fever

Following the two most recent outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) in the Czech Republic and Hungary the Scottish Government has produced two videos directed to pig producers and pet pig owners.

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14.06.2018

Call for action as first case of resistance to group 4 wormer (monepantel) is reported in the UK

A collaborative study between Moredun and the University of Edinburgh’s Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies has identified the first case of resistance to monepantel (trade name Zolvix®) in the UK.

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11.06.2018

Working together to control ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma (OPA)

“Doing nothing is not an option”  was the unanimous opinion of the farmers, vets and sheep health experts participating at a workshop to discuss the way forward to control OPA  held at Moredun on Tuesday 5th June.

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31.05.2018

Animal Health Newsletter – Spring Edition

We are pleased to announce that the latest edition of our Animal Health Newsletter is now available at the link below:

Animal Health Newsletter – Spring Edition

 

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1.05.2018

European Society of Porcine Health Management

We will attend this conference in Barcelona (9th-11th May), the programme includes sessions on porcine viral and bacterial diseases. We hope to see you there.

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30.04.2018

Celebrating 30 Years of Equine Grass Sickness Research

The Moredun Foundation Equine Grass Sickness Fund (EGSF) was launched in 1988 by Moredun and the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies to provide a research hub dedicated to improving treatment, finding the cause and developing means of preventing this devastating disease.

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9.04.2018

Moredun Scientific to attend Viral Safety and Raw Materials Conference

Moredun Scientific will be present at this event in Amsterdam later this month.

The Viral Safety and Raw Materials conference gathers viral safety experts and the focus will be on virus detection, viral removal and regulatory know-how.

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6.03.2018

Farmers urged to take advice to deal with complicated liver fluke situation

The prediction by the National Animal Disease Information Service (NADIS) for a high risk of liver fluke disease this winter have been borne out by incidences recorded over recent months.

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5.03.2018

Researchers create new network to combat anthelmintic resistance in livestock

Researchers from Moredun joined colleagues from institutes across Europe to discuss a coordinated approach in tackling anthelmintic resistance in ruminants.

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1.03.2018

New SCOPS website launched

The Sustainable Control of Parasites in Sheep (SCOPS) group has launched a new website today (Thursday 1st March) to provide a one-stop-shop for practical information on controlling sheep parasites.

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28.02.2018

New porcine Pasteurella multocida challenge model

Moredun Scientific has developed and validated a new experimental model of infection for Pasteurella multocida in pigs.

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