Animal Genetics

Overall objectives of the research group:

  • to generate novel information on genetic components that can be applied to improve animal and human health and support sustainable animal breeding
  • to generate novel information within the area of genetics and genomics that contribute to generation of novel basic biological insight in mammalian genome organization and function

Key research areas: Host-pathogen interaction, comparative genomics, animal models, molecular pathology, functional genomics

The section has following research projects: