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Dr Fiona Kenyon

Contact Number:
0131 4455 111

Address:
Moredun Research Institute, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 0PZ

Biography

Fiona graduated with an Honours degree in Zoology from Edinburgh University, then gained a PhD studying sheep scab mites at Moredun.

Fiona completed a postdoctoral position at the University of Edinburgh studying drug resistance in malaria before returning to Moredun to work on the management of anthelmintic resistance in sheep.

Fiona is currently interested in how different anthelmintic treatment strategies affect the development of anthelmintic resistance, and has been working on developing targeted treatment (optimised whole-flock treatments) and targeted selected treatment (treating only those individuals within a flock that will gain a benefit) strategies in sheep.

 

Current Research

First issue of the newsletter produced by the TechCare project (Integrating innovative TECHnologies along the value Chain to improve small ruminant welfare management)

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