ViaLactia Biosciences Ltd joins the IIB

ViaLactia Biosciences Ltd is a world class research company, working on ‘game changing’ projects for the New Zealand dairy industry. State of the art biotechnology and selective breeding are exploited to improve the quality and quantity of forage, as well as to deliver targeted milk composition options. With presently 26 staff – ViaLactia is the largest co-locating company in the IIB. ViaLactia will benefit from direct access to the research infrastructure and expertise in the School of Biological Sciences, and also the proximity to the Head Office of Fonterra which owns the company.