Gezonde veehouderij


We aim at an optimal support of the Dutch government and business life by performing diagnostic tests and scientific research and by giving policy recommendations for prevention and control of (notifiable) infectious animal diseases.

National reference laboratory

Our institute contributes to animal and public health and the guarantee of business streams. The department functions as national reference laboratory for:

Exotic diseases:

International reference laboratory

The institute functions as international OIE reference laboratory for the Aujeszky's disease.