St.George’s University of London
St. George´s University of London
Crohn´s Disease Research Group
Head of the group: Professor John Hermon-Taylor
Moredun Research Institute
Aims of the institute
The Moredun Research Institute is internationally recognised for its work on infectious diseases of sheep and other ruminants.
To carry out innovative basic and strategic multidisciplinary research on diseases which undermine biological efficiency, impair animal welfare or threaten public health. To develop strategies for improved control and prevention of disease, thereby furthering animal and human wellbeing and encouraging sustainable agriculture. To contribute new knowledge to biological science, comparative medicine, environmental protection and public health. To maintain specialist diagnostic and disease surveillance services to facilitate epidemiological investigations, and early awareness of emerging problems.
Associate partner: Karen Stevenson