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Dr Dave Bartley

Dr Dave Bartley

Dave Bartley

 +44 (0)131 445 5111

Bush Loan
EH26 0PZ


Dave is a researcher at the Moredun Research Institute, and his current research interests focus on improving diagnostics and control strategies for nematode infections of ruminants. His current projects include; the development and dissemination of anthelmintic resistance in Nematodirus battus; the development and generation of genomic resources for sequencing applying markers of anthelmintic resistance in the field to assess the effectiveness and impact of different control strategies on worm populations and the translation of results to relevant stakeholders; the factors that influence farmer’s attitudes and behaviours with respect to nematode control and identifying and characterisation monepantel resistance. 

Leading Ideas

  • Agriculture
  • Livestock Diseases
  • Livestock improvement

Area of Strategic Research Programme

Further information the Scottish Government's Strategic Research Programme is available

  • Theme 2: Productive and sustainable land management and Rural Economies
  • 2.2 - Livestock Production, Health, Welfare, and Disease Control
  • 2.2.2 Evaluation of livestock health
  • 2.2.4 Novel diagnostic tools
  • 2.3 - Productive and Sustainable Land Management
  • 2.3.1 Improvement of livestock
  • 2.3.12 Increasing uptake of best practice