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 present research at ACVIM Forum

Professor Mellanby visited Phoenix this week to present some of the latest research from the VitDAL at the ACVIM Forum. He presented some recent...

VitDAL awarded DEQAS accreditation

We are delighted to announce that the VitDAL hasĀ been awarded DEQAS accreditation this week. This demonstrates that the lab offers a 25(OH)D assay which...

VitDAL publishes new paper

VitDAL published a case report this week which describes how the lab helped diagnose a case of profound hypovitaminosis D in Cocker Spaniel who...