Impact of The Roslin Institute
The Roslin Institute's impact is felt on a local, national and international level.
Each year The Roslin Institute generates a total economic benefit to the UK of over £320 million gross value added (GVA) and supports 1,321 jobs.
Global livestock production relies on small nucleus populations of breeding animals from a handful of large breeding companies. The Roslin Institute works closely with breeding companies to help them improve agricultural productivity and the welfare of farmed animals.
UK Animal Health Sector
The Roslin Institute has a strong culture of industrial collaboration that enables it to play a key role in supporting the UK animal health sector.
Food Security and Human Health
The Roslin Institute works closely with government and industry to address the challenges of food security and human health.
On-going research at The Roslin Institute is expected to generate significant impacts in the future. Extensive development plans on Easter Bush Campus will generate wealth and support additional employment.
It is estimated that each year, the Roslin Institute generates a total economic benefit to the UK of over £320 million GVA and supports 1,321 jobs.