Via the links below you can find information about current research activities, -projects and -results on all of the research areas at the Department of Animal Science.
The Department of Animal Science aims to be visible in society in general, e.g. by strong cooperative relations with knowledge institutions, trade and industry as well as companies in Denmark and abroad. The research activities are often accomplished in cooperation with other national or international research environments, industrial partners or industrial associations.
2016.11.28 | Anis, Poultry
As per November 1, senior scientist Sanna Steenfeldt from the Department of Animal Science at Aarhus University has been re-appointed member of the Board of the Poultry Tax Foundation.
2016.11.04 | Anis, Cattle
Zhigang Zhu studied how the rumen bacterial and archaeal communities shift over the transition and lactation period of dairy cows. The new research findings contribute to the understanding of dynamics of rumen microbial community and its role in animal health and production. The PhD defence takes place Thursday 1 December 2016.
2016.11.14 | Anis, Mink
As of November 2016 senior scientist Steen Henrik Møller from the Department of Animal Science at Aarhus University has been appointed member of the board of the Fur Tax Foundation.
2016.10.27 | Anis, Pigs
Monday 7 November Anne Katrine Bolvig Sørensen will defend her PhD degree, wherein she has investigated the absorption of health promoting bioactive components, called lignans, which are found in whole grain, seeds and vegetables. The study shows that these components can be affected by enzymes and antibiotics.
2016.08.17 | Anis, Poultry, Cattle, Pigs, DCA
Aarhus University in Foulum will open its doors to visitors on September 18. Drop by and discover the world of modern farming and research.