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Large Animal Research and Imaging Facility

Advanced imaging capabilities to support the study of the biology of large animals with all the resources of a human hospital.

 

LARIF Montage

£25

Project value

Under construction

Project status

   

The Facility will provide:

  • Quality holding facilities for sheep, pigs and cattle
  • Experimental large animal surgeries
  • MRI, ultrasound and CT scanning for large animals; leading imaging technologies for both anatomical and functional studies in vivo

Advanced Imaging Capability

The facilities provided in the research and imaging facility will support the study of the biology of large animals with all the resources of a human hospital.

It will provide the tools required for advances in fields such as immunology and host defence, neuroscience and developmental biology in multiple livestock species. It will support the vision of "One health, one medicine."