Our impact

Our research discovers basic knowledge about the natural world, but also has immediate, real-world impact. Here are just a small selection of case studies highlighting our work's impact.

Mouse handling

Changing the practice of handling mice

We have developed new methods for handling laboratory mice that improves animal welfare.

The Condatis project

Habitat planning for biodiversity resilience

We have developed software that can be used to quantify the effect that habitat restoration will have on long-distance, multi-generational movement of species.

Brazilian Slums

Reducing disease in Brazilian slums

We are improving the health and life prospects of people in slum communities across Brazil and elsewhere in the world, by studying animal reservoirs of disease, and empowering local communities to effect positive change.