We believe the development of sophisticated technologies to protect animal health and to support livestock farming which can have a significant positive impact on public health as solutions for infectious diseases in animals in turn protects the human health.
People and animals have a number of diseases in common. Animal Health technologies that target control of infectious diseases, or that support the prediction or enhancement of feed efficiency in livestock, would be highly valuable to the animal health industry. More than 60 percent of diseases that can affect people can be transmitted between animals and people. Approaches to control infectious disease in animals, especially livestock, are becoming increasingly important.