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Entomology and Plant Pathology

Head of section:
Mogens Nicolaisen
Phone: +45 8715 8137


The section aims at conducting strategic and basic research into prevention and control of plant diseases and pests, honeybee diseases as well as pests (insects and mites) in animal husbandry, storerooms, food production, on humans and pets, in buildings and materials. Further, the aim is to use the expertise of the section to participate in international research projects and to contribute to research-based advice to the authorities, teaching and information to the public. The aim of the section is – through its research – to point out prevention and control methods which will reduce environmental strain and which will advance sustainable production as well as produce new knowledge about pests and diseases.

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Revised 2015.09.09