- Centre for Animal Science (CAS)
Centre for Animal Science (CAS)
The Centre for Animal Science (CAS) improves animal health, welfare and productivity outcomes in the animal industries and leads tropical livestock research and development in Australia.
CAS undertakes major research, teaching, consultancy and community-based service programs.
The CAS research portfolio includes:
- An animal health program focused on pest and disease control through improved detection, monitoring and vaccine technologies plus application of integrated pest management systems. Public health, food safety and biosecurity will be major components of this program.
- An animal behaviour, welfare and ethics program.
- An animal improvement program focused on genetics, breeding and reproduction as well as animal nutrition, metabolism and growth.
CAS Director - Professor Stephen Moore
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