TB research

TB research

New Zealand is considered a world leader in bovine tuberculosis (TB) management. Our research programme is critical to the development and implementation of new tools and processes that have the potential to provide more cost effective, efficient and measurable results.


Research papers

The TBfree New Zealand programme relies on sound science to assist in making the right technical decisions. You can search our database for access to our research papers here.

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OSPRI's NAIT programme links people, property and livestock. Click here to learn more.

Annual Research Reports

Research and development provides practical solutions to continue making cost-effective and positive gains in controlling and eradicating TB. The Annual Research Report summarises recent research findings and provides an outline of the upcoming research programme. TBfree New Zealand allocates some $2.5 million per year to applied research in priority areas.

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