Zodiac Department Animal Sciences Wageningen

Innovative animal research: showcases

The Department of Animal Sciences focuses on the development of knowledge of the functioning of animals on all levels of fundamental biological knowledge and integration in order to answer the growing need for knowledge about animals.
From questions about realising healthy, safe and sustainable animal production and products to questions about the use of animals in research and about supporting the health and welfare of animals in domesticated settings as well as in a healthy, biodiverse environment.

Animals are fascinating and appealing. They inspire us to achieve technical innovations based on forms and functions that have arisen in the animal kingdom.

Leading in animal sciences

This page presents a number of appealing examples of our research and shows the diversity and impact of our research.