Biomedical Resource Unit

Research

Some of the current post graduate research includes:

a. Evaluation of animal feeds for myoctoxins

b. Reproductive physiology of Ragged Tooth Shark.

c. Antibiotic resistance in campylobacter isolates

d. Hypertension and diabetes in rat models

e. Cancer in mice models

f. Parasitology in reptile models

g. Porcine Buccal mucosal study

h. Use of Probiotics in aquatic models

The areas that we support are:

a. Harvesting of animal tissue and material for teaching and research

b. Teaching and training in animal ethics

c. Surgical workshops for medical doctors

d. Safety and toxicology testing