Scientific research

All members of the M-team are involved in scientific research emphasizing on fundamental as well as practical issues related to udder health and milk quality. They cooperate with IWT-Vlaanderen, ILVO-Vlaanderen, University of Brussels, Veepeiler Rund, veterinary practitioners and the pharmaceutical industry. Heifer mastitis, treatment of subclinical mastitis, immunity related to mastitis, chronic infections caused by coliforms in relation to coli count problems, diagnostics and importance of staphylococci as cause of mastitis, teat apex flora, molecular epidemiology and innovative prevention methods have been or that are investigated at this moment.


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