Animal Science Unit

The general aim of research efforts at the section of animal research-application is to contribute to healthy production from livestock animals by solving the problems related to animal nutrition, reproduction and health by the use of nuclear and related techniques.

The main targets are the following:

  • To increase the  productivity and quality  of the production from livestock animals by  using nuclear, biological and gene technologies.
  • To carry out  research-development (R-D) project studies for diagnosing and preventing major animal diseases causing production and economic losses.
  • To carry out studies aiming at establishing the quality  assurance system for food security and safety.