Research

The FSVO has its own small programme of applied research and supports projects at other institutions (primarily higher education institutions). This enables the Office to acquire the scientific basis that it requires to fulfil its mandate.

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The FSVO Research Report 2017–2020 is out now!

09.06.2021: The FSVO Research Report 2017–2020 is available online. It contains information on research projects supported by the FSVO during the reporting period. Individual research projects from various disciplines are presented in depth.

In future, the FSVO will use this site to provide regular updates on its own research projects and those it supports: Keep up to date with FSVO research!

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The FSVO bases its decisions, laws and ordinances on scientific findings. Research in all the areas in which the Office is active is required to provide the necessary background: animal health, animal welfare, food safety, nutrition and species conservation in international trade.

Research locations

The FSVO researches in the following locations:

The Institute of Virology and Immunology IVI, which researches animal diseases, is also part of the FSVO.

Research as a basis for action

The FSVO carries out a limited amount of this applied research at its own facilities. It also supports research contracts and projects by research groups at other institutions (primarily higher education institutions). The aim of applied research is to implement the findings from these projects directly and to achieve better networking of enforcement and science. Today's research is the basis of tomorrow's actions.

Information about the research projects can be accessed in ARAMIS, the federal research database.

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Last modification 10.06.2021

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Research management

Gérard Gremaud
Head of research commission

Tel.
+41 58 462 95 56

E-Mail

Michelle Vock
Secretary

Tel.
+41 58 462 55 14

E-Mail

Print contact

https://www.blv.admin.ch/content/blv/en/home/das-blv/forschung.html