A research and diagnostic laboratory specialising in Vitamin D biology research in companion, production and wild animals

  • Providing an external diagnostic service measuring key vitamin D metabolites in clinical veterinary patients
  • Advancing understanding of the health benefits of vitamin D with a focus on non-skeletal tissues
  • Undertaking mechanistic studies which investigate how vitamin D modulates the immune response


latest news

VitDAL publishes new paper

VitDAL has published its latest research on the immune-modulating properties of vitamin D. We have explored the effects of the active vitamin D metabolite...

VitDAL publishes new paper

VitDAL have published their latest paper today on vitamin D status in dogs with babaesia in collaboration with colleagues at the University of Pretoria,...

VitDAL publishes new paper

The VitDAL published their latest study on vitamin D and health outcomes this week. The work was a collaborative study between R(D)SVS, Roslin Institute and SRUC and explored the relationship...