Our research fights disease and injury in animals
Researchers at the Animal Health Trust work together to tackle inherited and infectious diseases in companion animals.
To find out about our ongoing work, please use the menu below.
Our Cancer Research Group, led by Mike Starkey, carries out research to enable vets to diagnose, treat and cure more dogs and cats of cancer.
Debbie Guest is currently investigating stem cells to aid tendon repair in horses and as a tool to model inherited diseases in horses and dogs.
Cathryn Mellersh leads our KCGC team to eradicate inherited disease and protect genetic diversity in dogs.
Research undertaken by our clinicians benefits animals, and veterinary professionals, across the world.Find out more
Our Bacteriology team, led by Andrew Waller, is dedicated to improving animal health by reducing the risk of infectious diseases in horses.
Immunology, led by Romain Paillot, develop vaccines to reduce the likeliness and severity of diseases such as equine flu and Strangles.