Research is our major mission to understand more on elephants, as well as use scientific knowledge to have a better care of elephants. Interested topics

Elephant welfare

  • Factors related to elephant welfare
  • Stress related physiology of elephants
  • Gait analysis

Elephant Endotheliotropic herpes virus (EEHV)

  • Pathogenesis of EEHV
  • EEHV viral shedding
  • Pharmacokinetics of acyclovir
  • Epidemiology of EEHV
  • Hematology of EEHV-infected calves

Elephant health

  • Elephant hematology and blood related work
  • Investigation of elephant diseases
  • Efficacy of Fresh-frozen plasma

Elephant reproduction and genetics

  • Breeding management and reproductive parameters
  • Immunocontraception in elephant
  • Genetic diversity of Asian elephants