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Animal Welfare Research Group

Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences

Production Animal Biomedical Research Laboratory

We can provide competence and have access to equipment for physiological and molecular studies:

  • quantifying hormones and neuro- and immunoactive peptides in serum, feces and tissue
  xMAP® Technology: BioPlex training 
  HPLC
  ELISA
  access to LC-MS/MS  
  • gene expression
  • histology and immunohistochemistry
  • cell culture
  • flow cytometry

 

We have facilities and equipment for behavioural studies:

  • manual registration of behaviour (Noldus Observer XT) 
  • automated registration of behaviour (Noldus Ethovision XT)
  • access to experimental housing for rodents, poultry, pigs, sheep, goats and cattle

 

Inquiries regarding research collaboration can be sent to Andrew M. Janczak

Engineers

Gunn Charlotte Østby, MSc
Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences

Telephone: +47 22 59 74 64

E-mail: gunn.ostby @ nmbu.no 

Ellen Dahl, MSc
Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences

Telephone: +47 22 96 48 61

E-mail: ellen.dahl @ nmbu.no