Find out more about the different diseases we research
Moredun’s scientists, vets and scientific support staff work in a number of different disciplines which allows for the study of a wide variety of diseases and conditions.
Moredun Research Institute conducts world class scientific research on the infectious diseases of livestock, caused by important viruses, bacteria and parasites.
Working closely with farmers and vets Moredun Research Institute strives to improve livestock health and support sustainable agriculture through the development of diagnostic tests and the creation of novel vaccines to combat infectious disease.
Moredun’s science also helps find solutions to other major challenges such as ensuring safe and sustainable food and water supplies; the consequences of a changing climate and conserving biodiversity.