Story: Diseases of sheep, cattle and deer

Researchers, Hopkirk Research Institute

Researchers, Hopkirk Research Institute

Veterinary research in New Zealand took a major step when the Hopkirk Research Institute opened at Massey University in March 2007. Named after an earlier, long-serving director of the Wallaceville Animal Research Centre, Cyril Hopkirk, the institute has more animal health scientists than any other in the southern hemisphere. Professor Nigel French poses with his team of researchers in one of the new laboratories.

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Reference: 16 March 2007

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Gary Clark, Neville Grace and Ken Drew, 'Diseases of sheep, cattle and deer - The threat of disease in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 September 2023)

Story by Gary Clark, Neville Grace and Ken Drew, published 24 Nov 2008